Providing crucial street wise information about St. Petersburg Russia

St. Petersburg is an exciting city to explore and a fascinating destination for an adventure. However, for a fulfilling and enjoyable, but more importantly, a safe experience, it is vital to obtain as much street-wise information about this Russian city as possible.

"St. Petersburg Russia from a different perspective" covers a diverse subject matter and attempts to highlight various aspects of life and what to expect in the world's largest northernmost city, Saint Petersburg.

Quick facts
location of St. Petersburg

Flight time: London to St. Petersburg is approximately 3 hours.
Time zone: St. Petersburg = GMT + 4 hours
Daylight saving hours is not observed in Russia
Altitude: 3 metres (9.8 feet)
Population: 4.8 million
Religion: Predominantly Russian Othodox
Main thoroughfare: Nevsky Prospect
Territory: 1400 km² (540 miles²) St. Petersburg is in Russia's Northwest Federal Region
Dialing code: 007 (+7) for Russia. St. Petersburg area code is 812
Football (soccer) team: Zenit St. Petersburg

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