Venice of the North

  • As we settle into 2010 with Christmas hats packed away for next year – RT’s Martyn Andrews focuses on “the soul” of St Petersburg. culture and art. On this weekend’s program, our English host and his TV crew take a look...
  • Venice of the North
    Welcome to 'Venice of the North: A Season in St Petersburg'. In yet more action packed cultural and historical programmes, RT's Martyn Andrews explores the former Russian Capital. From lavish palaces to awe inspiring museums - this is a mini series not to be missed! We delve into the city's beauty over the festive period and then continue through Russia's magical winter. We dig deep to bring you five contemporary, exciting and informative reports.
  • Art and museums – St Petersburg
    As we settle into 2010 with Christmas hats packed away for next year – RT’s Martyn Andrews focuses on “the soul” of St Petersburg. culture and art. On this weekend’s program, our English host and his TV crew take a look...
  • Palaces – St Petersburg
    If you want to understand St Petersburg properly, you should visit in winter. Yes, it's quite gloomy and temperatures are low, but it's also wonderfully atmospheric. The impressive Tsarskoe Selo and Peterhof Palaces never look more beautiful than...
  • Historical tour – St Petersburg
    Happy New Year from St Petersburg! From St Isaac’s Cathedral to the central Cathedral on the Spilt Blood, for a city only 300 years old, it is extraordinary that the former capital should have such a wealth and diversity of historical...
  • Entertainment - St Petersburg
    One of the world's most beautiful cities, St Petersburg has all the ingredients of an unforgettable travel experience: high art, wild nightlife and rich cultural traditions that have inspired and nurtured some of the modern world's greatest...
  • Christmas in St Petersburg
    Merry Christmas one and all! This week the Moscow Out team are on holiday in the former Russian capital. The next five programs will see the team explore the beautiful historical city of St Petersburg. On this week’s special Christmas show,...