St. Petersburg is ahead of London, Moscow, Paris, Rome and Venice.
St. Petersburg has been named the World’s Leading Cultural City Destination 2019 by the World Travel Awards.
According to the St. Petersburg Committee for Tourism Development, St. Petersburg rated higher than London, Moscow, New York, Paris, Rome, Venice, Ro de Janeiro, Sydney, Quito, Beijing, and other cities in a poll held among tourism experts, tour operators and travelers.
This year, St. Petersburg has also been voted by the WTA as Europe’s Leading City Destination 2019.
Photo and video: St. Petersburg TV channel