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[9 Jan 2013]

Ukraine isn’t the only nation with quirky figures and monuments. St. Petersburg, Russia is now home to a giant iPhone statue honoring the late Steve Jobs. [More]

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[20 Dec 2012]

When the sister city relationship of St. Petersburg and Melbourne was born on April 21, 1989, it was the only one between a Russian and an Australian city... [More]

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[10 Aug 2012]


Here are 5 American cities partnered with cities in the FSU and what these partnerships can mean for you. [More]

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[15 Feb 2012]

If your FSU sweetheart hails from Russia, rather than the Ukraine, here are 10 quirky date destinations sure to bring a smile to her face. [More]

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[8 Jun 2011]

St. Petersburg officials have approved a measure that will allow foreigners to register their marriage in just 72 hours. [More]

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[13 May 2011]

TripAdvisor.com recently announced the Best Destinations of 2011 and Russia's second largest city made the list... [More]

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[24 Feb 2011]

Like Ukraine's FEMEN, Russia's X-Z uses hot women to draw attention to social issues plaguing the area. [More]

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[17 Sep 2010]

Emperor Nicholas II of Russia commissioned the first international car rally 100 years ago. In celebration of the anniversary, the presidents of Russia and Ukraine are leading a 36-car convoy across the Russian-Ukrainian border today… [More]

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[19 Mar 2010]

The Sunday Times Travel Magazine has presented the 12 most “exotic and erotic” escapes and the sexy single ladies of Russia helped St. Petersburg make the list… [More]

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[22 Feb 2010]

From 156 feet tall to 11 centimeters small, there are hundreds of monuments and statues to be seen in St. Petersburg... [More]

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[18 Feb 2010]

Lying across the delta of the Neva River, the city of St. Petersburg is built on hundreds of islands. Bridges are an essential part of this beautiful city… [More]