One of the most spectacular festivals, White Nights, is held In St. Petersburg, Russia from May to July. Opera and ballet performances take place every night at the Mariinsky Theatre and Concert Hall. One of the most exciting events is the fleet of ships named The Scarlet Sails that travels along the Neva River, and ends with an extravagant fireworks show. Besides the best traditional foods of the region, street performances such as juggling, sword swallowing, fire eaters, and mimes capture the imagination. Find out more about the White Nights Festival.
American TESOL offers a certification to teach English abroad so individuals can attend these exciting events in a sustainable and responsible way. Learn more about living and working in Saint Petersburg.