Are you going to St. Petersburg? What places are you planning to visit? These are the places of St. Petersburg named among their favorite places at different times by some famous in St. Petersburg people who lived (or live) in St. Petersburg. We also recommend that you visit these places.
Nikolai Tsiskaridze (ballet dancer, rector of the Academy of Russian Ballet): the city center and the embankments of the Neva River, the Winter Palace and the Hermitage, Zayachiy Island (Peter and Paul Fortress).
Sergei Semak (footballer, head coach of the football club "Zenith"): St. Isaac's Cathedral, Summer Garden, Field of Mars and New Holland. (There is an observation deck for tourists at the top of St. Isaac's Cathedral.)
Alexander Beglov (Governor): Victory Park, Summer Garden, Peter and Paul Fortress.
Nicholas Lomberts (footballer, player of the football club "Zenith" 2007-2017): Tsarskoe Selo, Amber Room, Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Savior on Spilled Blood. (Tsarskoe Selo is now the city of Pushkin, we recommend taking a walk in the Catherine Park and visiting the Catherine Palace.)
Anatoly Sobchak (Mayor of St. Petersburg 1991-1996): Summer Garden, embankments of Vasilievsky Island. (A very beautiful view of the city opens from Universitetskaya embankment, and embankment next to Old Saint Petersburg Stock Exchange building can be considered the most beautiful place in St. Petersburg.)
Artyom Dziuba (footballer, player of the football club "Zenith"): football stadium, St. Isaac's Cathedral. (The new football stadium of St. Petersburg is located on Krestovsky Island. “Divo-Ostrov” amusement park is located nearby. From the stadium, you can walk to the "Park of the 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg" and further to the tallest skyscraper in the city.)
Alexander Kokorin, footballer: Zenit base in Udelny Park, Probka restaurant (Italian cuisine). Alexander also recommended to ride on rivers and canals on a jet ski. ) The city looks different from the water. Look for tours here.)