“St. Petersburg can be a magical destination for those looking to branch out a bit”
People like to discover places that are off the beaten path, oftentimes dismissed as not worth the time or effort. St. Petersburg, Russia, long having lived in the shadow of Moscow, is starting to step out into it's own. Visitors are discovering this hidden gem of a city with it's treasure trove of culture, art, theater, and historical significance. Compared by many to Venice, it's a city built on the Neva River with over 340 bridges.