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Founded on Florida's Gulf coast in 1888 - and, yes, named after the famed Russian city (on a whim of one of the city's founders, who actually flipped a coin to decide the matter with his co-founder) - "St. Pete" has fairly little in common with its larger Slavic namesake. But one major exception is that in both you could spend days on end exploring a wealth of fascinating museums. In addition to the classic Florida sun and nearby beaches that it's known for, the ever growing arts scene and art

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Friends hostel on Nevsky in St.Petersburg

Friends hostel on Nevsky

When you arrive, you’ll be welcomed by our staff and installed in one of our 13 comfortable rooms, which sleep anywhere between one and six people. Each private room boasts a single and double bed, a clothes rail or a wardrobe, a TV and a chest of drawers. There are all male, all female and mixed versions of dorms. In the dorm room, there are bunk beds and couches for relaxing on, a table, folding chairs, a mirror, a rug and a clothing rail. There are also lockable locker

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