Staint Petersburg, Russia is a beautiful city rich in history and art, which has given it a distinct culture of its own. Palace Square is one of the most beautiful places in St. Petersburg. It is home to the Winter Palace and also to many historical events such as Bloody Sunday and the October Revolution. St. Petersburg is also known for turning out famous dancers and is home to one of the world's best ballet schools. Book one of Gomio's youth hostels to stay in the heart of this magnificent city.