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Prices in St. Petersburg’s Hotels are above the European

In high season the prices in St. Petersburg’s hotels are 1.5 times higher on average than in European hotels. Despite the opening of new hotels, there is still a lack of guest rooms that pushes the price up. According to…

70 New Hotels in Moscow

According to a plan approved by the Moscow authorities there will be opened 70 new hotels in the centre of Moscow. Their location has been approved as well. The chief architect of Moscow Alexander Kuzmin believes that hotels should be…

Aeroflot Increased Fees for Tickets Return

Aeroflot has increased fine for return tickets purchased at special rates. The increased fee for return tickets will be taken from August, 1st 2010. The charge for domestic flights varies from 500 to 900 Roubles (appr. £20) and from 15…

Kazakhstan Created Official Tourist Website

Ministry of Tourism and Sports of Kazakhstan started a website for travellers: www.visitkazakhstan.kz. It provides information about all regions of the country, attractions, tours, restaurants and clubs. Tourists can learn about all cultural events, read news, browse pictures. Virtual travel…

Hostels are to Open in Moscow

The Moscow authorities are planning to open a chain of hostels in Moscow, Chairman of the City Committee for Tourism Grigory Antyufeev has announced recently. Students will be able to stay in the capital of Russia for $15 per person…