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Visit |  Places to Visit |  11.02.20

Best Russian Resorts for Winter Weekends

Tourism industry analysts conducted an online survey to make up a rating of the best Russian resorts for a winter weekend of 2020. The rating was compiled based on the results of online poll of more than 10 thousand visitors to the TurStat website in February 2020. The leader of the rating was the resort

Visit |  Places to Visit |  05.02.20

Yaroslavl Zoo Shows Wildlife from Around Globe

In 2008, the first landscape zoo in Russia was opened in Yaroslavl. Living conditions for animals are close to real ones there. The area of the zoo is about 120 hectares, and it can contain up to 1600 animals.  Yaroslavl citizens can decide who they want to see in the zoo. Among the inhabitants, there

Visit |  Places to Visit |  03.02.20

First Manga Library in Russia to Be Opened in St. Petersburg

The Manga Centre will start operating on March 1, at the Chekhov Library. They will collect more than two thousand comics, reports fontanka.ru. The project will be led by ex-curator of the Comics Library Yulia Tarasyuk.  According to Tarasyuk, there is also an idea of the Silver Manga project. In Japan, on the contrary to

Visit |  Places to Visit |  27.01.20

Top 3 Most Visited Places of Tatarstan

Most visited sights were determined at the final board of the state committee on tourism of the Republic of Tatarstan, reports KazanFirst.  The Kazan Kremlin is included in the top of showplaces which are most visited by Tatarstan tourists. It was visited by more than 3 million people. In second place was the Island City of

Visit |  Places to Visit |  19.01.20

Most Popular Medical Resorts in Russia

The most popular destinations for those who want to improve their health are Crimea, Krasnodar and Stavropol Territories. This was reported by specialists of the Research Institute of Rehabilitation and Balneology.  Sochi, Anapa, Yeysk, Goryachiy Klyuch and health resorts near Tuapse and Gelendzhik were among the popular resorts in Krasnodar. In the Stavropol region, tourists

Visit |  Places to Visit |  04.01.20

List of New Year’s Architectural Monuments Appeared on Discover Moscow Portal

The list of architectural monuments that are associated with the celebration of the New Year was published on the Discover Moscow portal. Among them are the Sokolniki Lyamin House, Plekhanov Russian University of Economics, the Kristall champagne factory, Mayakovsky House-Museum and others.  According to the head of the Moscow Department of Cultural Heritage, Alexey Emelyanov,

Visit |  Places to Visit |  03.01.20

Art Gallery of Zurab Tsereteli in Moscow

Zurab Tsereteli is a bright and extraordinary person, whose creative career reflects the difficult era of the second half of the 20th century.  The Tsereteli Art Gallery in Moscow is a place that provides an opportunity to get acquainted with the work of the famous sculptor and painter. The exhibition complex often hosts national and

Visit |  Places to Visit |  21.12.19

Vasilievsky Island in St. Petersburg

Initially, Vasilievsky Island was designed as the centre of St. Petersburg, within which all the most important state facilities would be located. However, it quickly became clear that the wrong place was chosen.   However, according to its original purpose, Vasilievsky Island was still partially used. The building of the Twelve Colleges is located on Vasilyevsky

Visit |  Places to Visit |  14.12.19

New Year in Bikini: Special Resort for Urals Residents

The residents of the Urals can swim in warm water, enjoy the fresh air and improve their health without leaving their homeland.  One of the most famous thermal complexes, Avan resort complex, is situated a couple of hours drive from Yekaterinburg. There you can relax on weekends and after working days or celebrate the winter

Visit |  Places to Visit |  11.12.19

Talashkino Village in Smolensk Region

Talashkino village in the Smolensk region is known as one of the centres of Russian cultural life at the turn of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.   The princes of Tenishevs acquired the Talashkino estate in 1893. The estate owes its fame to its mistress, Maria Tenisheva, the philanthropist who spared time and effort to create

Visit |  Places to Visit |  05.12.19

Bakhchisaray Palace in Crimea

The beautiful Khan’s palace of Bakhchisaray, the legendary “garden city”. This palace serves as an amazing and unique example of Crimean Tatar architecture. A real city in the city: mosques, baths, mausoleums, richly decorated, painted and finished with great care and art. When this new Khan’s residence was built, the idea of ​​Islamic ideas about

Visit |  Places to Visit |  04.12.19

Republic of Karelia: Amazing Land of Lakes in North-West of Russia

Lakes occupy about a third of republic’s area, and almost half of it occupy mighty forests. The authentic architecture and traditions of Karelia add more charm to the region. Usually, tourists arrive in the main city of the republic – Petrozavodsk, and then drive to the corners of interest. Sortavala is another important city of

Visit |  Places to Visit |  03.12.19

Kazan Kremlin – Heart of Tatarstan

The Kazan Kremlin is the main sight of the capital of Tatarstan. This is a huge complex in which Russian and Tatar’s cultural traditions are harmoniously and distinctively combined.  The Kazan Kremlin is a large complex consisting of archaeological, historical and architectural monuments of the 12-20 centuries. It includes several historical and architectural complexes spread