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Cossack Dancing

Would love to watch Cossack dancing when we go to Russia. We will be in St Petersburg and Moscow . So far I have only seen one company that shows this

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Cycling on the highways

Recently saw a video of a cyclist being sideswipped by a large truck. Is it legal to ride on the highways in St.Petersburg? Thanks.

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Visa Requirements for Your Tour

Hello, I am going to be in St. Petersburg for two days in September and did not purchase a visa. I read on savoredjourneys blog that she was able to

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Best St Petersburg Russia Apartments

Renting an apartment in Saint Petersburg can be cheaper than hotels, especially when you visit for a week or longer. Take a look at these St Petersburg Russia Apartments and save by booking with us.

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guided walk in Pedrogradskaja

Dear, we are looking for a guide for a walk in Pedrogradskaja on Sunday morning the 27th of August (3 hours). Kind regards, Marnix Puype

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More to come soon!