Russia – Discover the Unknown

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Life Along Mother Volga

Since Russia opened its doors to the West, tourists have finally had the opportunity to tour the heart of Russia – the Northwest region, specifically – and finally see all of the grand sights that its great cities have to…

Faberge Museum was opened in St. Petersburg

On 19th of November the largest private museum in Russia – Faberge Museum was opened in St. Petersburg. The exhibition takes place in a restored Shuvalov Palace on the Fontanka embankment in the center of the city. The collection of…

Reasons to go to Russia

Fed up with the usual annual trip to the Costa something or other? Why not plan something a bit more special and take a trip to Russia? Many still think of Russia as being positioned well behind the iron curtain,…

Monument to the Founder of Apple Erected in St Petersburg

A monument in honor of the founder of Apple Steve Jobs was erected in St. Petersburg. It is a copy of the iPhone and its height is an average height of a man. The monument was located in the Technopark…

St. Petersburg Tours by Retro Tram

St. Petersburg tourist authorities have launched an unusual service – guided tours by retro tram. City residents and visitors can ride in a restored 1920 tram and learn the history of municipal electric transportation services. It were these carriages of…

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