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A Short Video about Travelling with Go Russia

A Short Video about Travelling with Go Russia

Here at Just Go Russia we sent a film crew to follow one of our most popular tours. This short video gives an idea of how Go Russia tours are designed and run: from the moment, the tourists are met…

Enjoy a Troika Ride in Russia

Enjoy a Troika Ride in Russia

What is Troika? It is a traditional Russian harness driving structure, using three horses, usually pulling a sleigh. Come to Russia in winter and enjoy those unforgettable moments of driving a troika.

Winter’s coming – and where better to spend it than in Russia?

Winter’s coming – and where better to spend it than in Russia?

Winter is a romantic notion here in the UK, especially in the south. We don’t understand winter because we don’t really get winter. A chill in the air?  Maybe. A dusting of powder on the streets until the sun gets…

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the Go Russia team!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the Go Russia team!

We can’t believe it’s that time again! Christmas is almost upon us and while we are enjoying the festivities here in the UK our thoughts also turn to Russia. Christmas is actually celebrated there on January 7th, at the end…

Nothing shouts Russia in winter like a troika and sleigh

Nothing shouts Russia in winter like a troika and sleigh

A troika coming at you at full pelt might just be one of the most terrifying sights you’ll see during a Russian winter, but unless you’re planning to race, you’re unlikely to come to any harm. Most troika rides happen…