in Saint-Petersburg


Photogalleries

Tsarskoe Selo

Tsarskoe Selo. Catherine Palace and Park

Army ensemble of dance and song Army ensemble of dance and song. Folklore-show in Anichkov Palace.
Pavlovsk

Pavlovsk. Palace and park

WHITE NIGHTS IN ST. PETERSBURG White nights in St. Petersburg. Summer time
Peterhof

Peterhof. Grand Palace and park

Peterhof Novgorod - ancient capital of Russia
Peterhof

Gatchina. Palace and Park. Walk in town

Peterhof Moscow - capital of Russia - largest city in Russia

 

   
 

 

   
Gay life in Saint-Petersburg

In the Soviet times Russia's gay scene was completely underground. After perestroyka attitudes towards and in 1993 laws about homosexuality was decriminalised. In a lot of ways, Russia remains more conservative than most European countries, which may be why the gay scene in St. Petersburg is smaller and more hidden than you would expect for a city of almost five million.
More about gay-life in St. Petersburg