Ice Breaker Krasin
Tucked into the second courtyard behind an apartment block on the Vasilevsky Island embankment. The small but sparkling facility...
Temple of the Assumption
The attractive 1895 neo-Byzantine Temple of the Assumption is again a working church, although restoration of the interior’s beautiful...
Except for one day in 2000 – when an exhibition of avant-garde art was held here – this island has been closed to the public for the...
Make the heads of vodka-soaked locals turn by pitching up for sto grammov (a 100g shot) at this quirky dive bar, with benches and the...
Stolle - Mariinsky
One of several outlets throughout the city, Stolle is a great place to come for coffee or dessert after an evening at the theatre....
Lonely Planet review
Board an ice breaker and a sub – tours on the hour are available at the Ice Breaker Krasin a workhorse from the Soviet glory days, and sure to be a hit with the young ’uns.