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Seven ways to enjoy Russia’s Karelia region

Seven ways to enjoy Russia’s Karelia region

Karelia, tucked up against the Finnish border in Russia’s far north west, does things a little differently. Located beside the White Sea and Lapland, this year-round destination is a delight for nature lovers but there’s also plenty to interest you…

The best Russian open air museums

The best Russian open air museums

Summer’s a great time to get out in the fresh air and explore, so why not pay a visit to one of Russia’s fascinating open air museums?  Here’s our pick of the best. Kizhi One of the first such museums…

See the Northern Lights in Russia this year

See the Northern Lights in Russia this year

With strong showings over the last few winters, seeing the Northern Lights has been a feature of many bucket lists. Watching a curtain of green and purple light dance across the dark night sky is a sight that will remain…