To St Petersburg for the First Night of ‘Swan Lake’ by the famous Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet: Enjoy caviar, Champagne and nights at palatial Belmond Grand Hotel Europe

Join us for four amazing days in the historic city of St Petersburg to see the unrivalled Mariinsky Ballet–the Kirov during the Soviet era–in a sparkling performance of the magical classical ballet ‘Swan Lake’ on Opening Night. Have the best seats in the magnificent, gilded 19th century Mariinsky Theatre, emblem of Russia’s rich culture in […]

Belmond Grand Hotel Europe, the finest in St Petersburg, Russia: Perfect for nights at the Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet or Opera: Club rates from £160 for two

A ballet or opera performance at the 19th-century Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg is one of life’s great experiences. Dress to the nines, drink Champagne, and blend in with others elated to relive a bygone era of passion, music and style. Continue in the same spirit by staying, not at a mere hotel but in […]