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Qatar Airways touches down in St. Petersburg for first time

Qatar Airways touches down in St. Petersburg for first time

21 December 2017 Airline News Tourism News

Qatar Airways’ first non-stop flight from Doha to St. Petersburg landed earlier at Pulkovo Airport, marking the airline’s second gateway in Russia. Qatar Airways flight QR279, today operated by the state-of-the-art Boeing B787 Dreamliner, departed Hamad International Airport at 07:30, and arrived at Pulkovo Airport at 13:50.

Voronezh Marriott Hotel debuts in southern Russia

Voronezh Marriott Hotel debuts in southern Russia

14 December 2017 Hotel News

Marriott Hotels has debuted in Voronezh with the opening of Voronezh Marriott Hotel. Situated in the south of Russia on the Voronezh River, the city is recognised as an important centre of culture, science and industry in the region.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg

Breaking Travel News investigates: Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg

4 October 2017 Focus

Located at the heart of Nevsky Prospect, the city’s main thoroughfare, Corinthia St. Petersburg houses 388 elegant rooms and suites, including 95 executive rooms. As the property celebrates recognition by the World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole finds out more.

World Travel Awards president Cooke welcomed to St. Petersburg

World Travel Awards president Cooke welcomed to St. Petersburg

29 September 2017 Videos

World Travel Awards president Graham Cooke has been welcomed to St. Petersburg ahead of the Europe Gala Ceremony 2017. The red carpet event will take place in the prestigious Marble Hall in the Russian Museum of Ethnography tomorrow evening, September 30th.

World Travel Awards touches down in St. Petersburg

World Travel Awards touches down in St. Petersburg

World Travel Awards has landed in St. Petersburg, as the finishing touches are put together in preparation of the Europe Gala Ceremony. The highly anticipated event will take place at the Marble Hall, Russian Museum of Ethnography this Saturday, September 30th, while the official after party will be held in the ballroom at the luxurious five-star Hotel Astoria.

Gulf Air goes daily on Moscow flights

Gulf Air goes daily on Moscow flights

8 September 2017 Airline News

Gulf Air will increase its Moscow route from a four times weekly service to daily flights, with a new operating schedule, from the last week of October. The move coincides with the airline’s three-year anniversary of direct, non-stop service to/from Domodedovo International Airport in the Russian capital.