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The Festival of Smelt in St. Petersburg

The Festival of Smelt in St. Petersburg

Do you know what the village of Lewiston in New York State has in common with the elegant Russian city of St Petersburg? They both stage a festival every May dedicated to the smelt. This little fish makes an appearance…

Victory day in Russia and the country’s best military museums

Victory day in Russia and the country’s best military museums

It’s Victory Day in Russia on 9th May, marking the anniversary of the Allied triumph at the Eastern Front at the end of World War Two.  If you’re interested in all things military, then you’ll want to time your visit…

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