Gorod Sankt-Peterburg What to Pack

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Gorod Sankt-Peterburg What to Pack

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    Saint Petersburg What to Pack

    For a summer trip to St. Petersburg, pack a light jacket (Spring or Autumn-weight) for when the sun goes down or when it rains. Take clothes that you can layer and peel off as it gets warmer. The touristic sights are walkable only in comfortable shoes and dry weather. But bring the umbrella, it will definitely come handy!

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  • Rainy Weather

    Saint Petersburg What to Pack

    SPB is quite rainy place and when it rains is lasts long. Especially if you are visiting during spring or autumun, an umbrella is strongly recommended. It rains heavily and sometimes non-stop few days.

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    Saint Petersburg What to Pack

    An excellent resource for information about travels to Eastern or Central Europe is "In Your Pocket". It provides information of more than 50 cities at the travel portal In Your Pocket . About 20 printed full city guides are available locally at various places. I got myself the St. Petersburg guide (150 Rubels, 2005) at the book shop "Anglia",...

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  • Insect Repellent

    Saint Petersburg What to Pack

    Take note if you are like me and don’t enjoy mosquitoes feeding on you whilst you sleep be aware that they are prevalent in St Petersburg, certainly in September and October when I visited. I would like to think that I was personally responsible for keeping the city mosquitoes population under control during my time here. If you would like a...

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  • Climate

    Saint Petersburg What to Pack

    St. Petersburg is very far to the North and because of this it never gets really warm there, even in the summer. Our guide told us that they always have to be careful of frost even in the main growing season. It also rains here quite a bit, almost every day, so be sure to keep these things in mind when packing.

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  • Pack your old jeans...

    In 1985 You could have taken any of your old jeans, T-shirts... with you ! Young people in the streets would have offered you high prices, even in $ sometimes, to get these Coooool things ! - But controls when entering Leningrad had been strict, and could you have taken 3 yeans one over the other to get them out ?There was a certain market for...

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