BNA) -- Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain today announced the launch of direct services to Moscow, the capital of Russia
, from 28th October 2014.
Earlier in the day, on our bus into St Petersburg, our guide told us how the city's five million inhabitants all have their central heating turned on in October and off in March (whatever the weather), that the city was founded by tsar Peter the Great in 1703 as a "window to Europe" and was the capital of Russia
Investments in principal capital of Russia
St Petersburg was actually the capital of Russia
until 1919, although it became Petrograd when Russia and Germany went to war in 1914, because "Petersburg" sounded much too Ger man.
Which Russian ruler was responsible for moving the capital of Russia
from Moscow to St Petersburg?
When the Champions League final was on this week every hotel room was sold out in Moscow, and that's the capital of Russia
THE old imperial capital of Russia
, St Petersburg, with its onion-domed churches, canals, Italian-style architecture and spectacular Hermitage Museum is one of the world's most beautiful cities.
In St Petersburg, capital of Russia
, a large British colony emerged and today one of the embankments of St Petersburg bears the name Angliiskaya (English).
The first tons were mined in Pavandu in 1916, and a trainload was sent to the then capital of Russia
to be processed there in the local gas works.
Here, from the days of Peter the Great onwards, was the capital of Russia
and the locus of the imperial court, a lively cultural centre, the headquarters of the Russian armed forces, and a centre of commercial and industrial development.
QA recently launched flights to the cultural capital of Russia
, St Petersburg, on December 19,2017, doubling the number of Russian routes operated by the five-star carrier.
Qatar Airways recently launched flights to the cultural capital of Russia
, St Petersburg on December 19, 2017, doubling the number of Russian routes operated by the five-star carrier.
Within the scope of Yerevan Days held in Saint Petersburg from 6 to 8 of August, Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan who is in the northern capital of Russia
with an official visit, accompanied by the RA General Consul in Saint Petersburg Hrayr Karapetyan and the head of the official representation of Yerevan Municipality in Saint Petersburg Armenak Karapetyan and the representatives of the official delegation rendered the memory tribute to the founder of Armenian classical music school, the great Armenian composer Komitas.
1703: Tsar Peter the Great founded St Petersburg, the new capital of Russia
the Leningrad was former capital of russia
and symbol of russian revolution also and winning this city was the strategic goals for German plan for the Eastern front.