Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg is a metropolitan district surrounded by , centered on .

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, known as Petrograd in 1914-1924 and Leningrad in 1924-1991, is the second largest city of Russia, with 5 million inhabitants, and the former capital of the Russian Empire. Photo: Albabos, CC BY 3.0.

The of is the area of main interest to the traveler, home to most attractions of the metropolis. Photo: Florstein, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Northern Part of St. Petersburg is the area north of the Bolshaya Nevka river, which is its boundary with the to the south. Photo: Александров, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Southern suburbs of St. Petersburg are the area south of the Obvodny Canal. Photo: Ирина Смирнова, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a city and military seaport on Kotlin Island, off , in the Gulf of Finland. Photo: Florstein, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a municipal town in of the federal city of , , located 24 kilometers south from the center of St. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

or Petergof, known as Petrodvorets from 1944 to 1992, is a municipal town within Petrodvortsovy District of the federal city of , on the southern shore of the Gulf of Finland. Photo: Florstein, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in the District of Saint Petersburg, about 30 km from the city itself, and just to the south of Tsarskoye Selo. Photo: IzoeKriv, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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