Official website of the Russian Embassy in Jamaica
Wednesday, 18-10-2017
Official website of the Russian Embassy in Jamaica
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Address: 22 Norbrook Drive, Kingston 8, Jamaica
Phone: +1 (876) 924-1048 fax: +1 (876) 925-8290
In case of emergency
situation - + 1 (876) 456-54-86
E-mail: russianembassyjamaica@gmail.com

 
Saint Petersburg - a perfect place to hold 23rd UNWTO General Assembly
01/09/2017

Saint Petersburg

 

            Saint Petersburg is a modern, vibrant megalopolis, a unique historical cultural, scientific, educational, sports and economic hub.

            Saint Petersburg was recognized as the best tourist destination in Europe by World Travel Awards in 2015 and 2016 and as the world’s best destination for cultural tourism in 2016.

            Thanks to the status of the capital of the Russian Empire which was held by Saint Petersburg for more than 200 years the city obtained its unique cultural persity. The architectural ensemble of the city’s historical districts was included into the UNESCO’s list of cultural heritage. Dozens of UNESCO’s world heritage sites, hundreds of museums and art exhibitions, thousands of monuments make the memories of the city visitors bright and unforgettable.

            Saint Petersburg regularly hosts various global, regional and national events. Among some remarkable examples are: the annual St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, St. Petersburg International Legal Forum, the G20 Summit in 2013, the 36th Session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee. In 2018 Saint Petersburg along with other Russian cities will host the FIFA World Cup.

            Saint Petersburg has a great number of hotels of different categories to choose the one that fits the budget of any tourist. The city offers the necessary transport infrastructure, including large international air- and sea-ports. The other way to get to Saint Petersburg is via connections in Moscow or Helsinki including high speed trains.

            Visit-petersburg.ru is the official tourist web-site of Saint Petersburg where you find all the information about landmarks and museums, upcoming events, tourist routes and make your own list of preferences using the mobile application.

            Information offices for those who arrive to the city are located close to the most popular sights: Palace Square, St. Isaac’s Cathedral; transport hubs – the airport, the sea port, the main railway station. There is also a special telephone helpline for tourists in Saint Petersburg to feel comfortable and safe. 

 

 

Building of the Russian Embassy in Kingston

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