Only few people know that the city Barnaul was built in the style of the city Saint Petersburg. A lot of historical buildings were built in a classical style in the city centre during the 18th and 19th century, for example the the complex silver-factory houses around the area Demidov, Red Store.In the 20th century the house under the church spire was added to give the architectural appearance of the city centre a touch of constructivism. In Barnaul you will definitely get to know the culture because the city offers a lot of interesting museums and theatres. But also there is the bank of the river Ob and the unique wooded belt in the South-West. In Barnaul are many good hotels for example the four star forsage hotel "Rus" and "24 hours" right in the city centre. But if you want to live near to the Sibirian nature you are welcome in the hotel "lesni dali" (wood distances) which is only 20 minutes from the city centre. Of course you are able to book these hotels on www.hotels.ru to the best conditions.