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Cyprus and Saint Petersburg strengthen relations

Submitted by Serg A Nik on Sun, 04/10/2011 - 00:28

Cyprus is one of the favorite holiday destinations for Russians. This island is a good place spending free time with pleasure. Many people from Russia spend their holidays on Cyprus every year. Cyprus authorities also satisfied with this. They want to attract more tourists to the island from Russia. For example, a visa to Cyprus can be obtained free of charge and very quickly. (For example a visa to Finland for the residents of St.

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Is Saint Petersburg the cultural capital of Russia?

Submitted by Serg A Nik on Sat, 04/09/2011 - 20:54

Russians have long been accustomed to this expression: “Saint Petersburg is the cultural capital of Russia”. No one knows who the author of this statement. Many products of art are concentrated in St. Petersburg. But the culture, cultured people, this is something else.

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In St. Petersburg, collapsed roof of a supermarket

Submitted by Serg A Nik on Fri, 01/28/2011 - 23:52

okey supermarket January 25, 2011 at the hypermarket “O'kay” about 20.30 by Moscow time has fallen roof of area 600 square meters. Hypermarket is located in an Ozerki area (address: St. Petersburg, Vyborgskoe highway, 3 / 1). During the accident was died а woman. Another 13 people were injured.

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The first victim of "Allegro" train

Submitted by Serg A Nik on Thu, 01/20/2011 - 20:38

The high speed train “Allegro” began operating December 12, 2010. Trip from Helsinki to St. Petersburg takes a little more than 3 hours now. This is a very good train. But not everyone understands danger of such high speed. Not all security measures have been taken.

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