One of 21 drawbridges in St. Petersburg.Alexei Danichev / RIA Novosti
In the late March 2016 the popular online booking service TripAdvisor released the ranking of its top 25 destinations in Europe. Three Russian cities made the list.
St. Petersburg fared best coming in 8th place, while Moscow is ranked 24th. Surprisingly, Sochi took 19th place sandwiched between between Austria’s Vienna and Zermatt, Switzerland. The most popular European destination on the list is London.
St. Petersburg is the only Russian city that made another TripAdvisor “best of” list. It came in 14th place on its ranking of the Top 25 Destinations In The World.
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