Although it has had remarkable success in breeding polar bears in captivity (over 100 have been born here since 1993), the zoo's...
Evocative use of the original cells for displays about the former political prisoners of Trubetskoy Bastion - who included the likes of...
The old customs house, topped with statues and a dome, is now home to the Institute of Russian Literature. Fondly called Pushkin House,...
This swank spot is part restaurant, part lounge and 100% upper-class. Set within the western bastion of the Peter & Paul Fortress,...
This smart cafe is brought to you by the passionate vegetarians who run vegie-chain Troitsky Most. In fact there’s near-identical fare...
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One of the city's top Italian operations, Probka oozes Milanese sophistication and is popular with the suits from the building's Gazprom offices. Word to the wise: the Probka cafe inside the complex serves a very similar menu but is a bit cheaper.