Subject: Re: St Petersburg, Russia
Hello Joan and other travelers,

I was in St. Petersburg in 1998 and 2000. I have been to Russia four times in total.

Some web sites to get you started:

This is the free English newspaper in St. Petersburg

Use this to check hours of sunlight for your days in SPB.

A lot of people who visit Russia stay in private apartments

Here is a review of over 130 hotels in Russia

For a listing of events, see

This young lady, Anna Sosnovskaya, guided me in the State Russian Museum one day, These certified guides really know their stuff. Anna speaks English very well.

Bill Southern California