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Visit |  Places to Visit |  12.01.21

Defence Battle Panorama Parts to Be Returned to Sevastopol

The panorama to the 50th anniversary of the First Defence of Sevastopol during the Crimean War was written by Franz Roubaud, who is considered to be the founder of the Russian school of battle and panoramic painting. The fragments of the panorama are planned to be returned to Sevastopol from Moscow in 2021, where they

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  06.01.21

Muscovites Invited for Virtual Tours With Online Bot

An online bot with virtual excursions along the landscaped streets of the city was created in Moscow, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the capital’s urban complex.  It is noted that there are six directions to choose from in the city centre. Among them are Rozhdestvenka Street, Kuznetsky Most, Zvonarsky, Sandunovsky, Varsonofyevsky

Insight |  Places to Visit |  21.12.20

Samara Residents Enjoy City’s New Year Decorations

Despite the pandemic and holiday restrictions that were introduced in the Samara region, everything on the streets is shining. New Year’s illumination delights citizens and guests of the regional centre. Local photographer, Roman Danilkin, walked around the city to show Internet users how it was decorated for the New Year, 63.ru reports.  On the picture

Visit |  Places to Visit |  13.12.20

Muscovites Named Top 5 City’s Unusual Natural Sites

Moscow environmental (Mospriroda) specialists named the top five most interesting places where citizens can find unusual objects, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports. For example, on the territory of Serebryany Bor, there is the largest reed swamp in the city, which plays an important role in the preservation of biological diversity in a

Visit |  Places to Visit |  13.12.20

Russians Named Top Ski Resorts

According to the survey conducted by the experts of the OneTwoTrip travel service, 33 per cent of respondents prefer Sochi resorts to spend holidays in. Particularly, 15 per cent of the respondents had a wonderful time skiing at Rosa Khutor, 10 per cent in Krasnaya Polyana, and the rest at other resorts, RT reports.   In

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  22.11.20

Tourist Route to Be Launched from Dyatlov Pass to Manpupuner Plateau

A tourist route will be launched from the Dyatlov pass, which will run through the Ural Mountains to the Manpupuner plateau, Komi Republic. The route will appear in 2021, and the Federal Tourism Agency (Rosturizm) has already allocated almost 3 million rubles for this, the press service of the Komi Ministry of Culture reported.  It

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  29.10.20

Experts Named Top New Year Destinations for Russian Tourists

Two-thirds of the bookings for the New Year holidays that Russians have made are for trips around the country, the portal TourDom reports with reference to the sales data of the travel agency Level Travel.  The most popular tourist destinations are Sochi hotels, which account for more than 50 per cent of all bookings. Also,

Visit |  Events |  24.09.20

National Space Centre to Be Opened in Moscow 2023

The National Space Centre will be opened on the territory of the Khrunichev Plant in Moscow in 2023, the press service of the Moscow Complex of Urban Planning Policy reports with reference to the Deputy General Director for Construction of Civil Facilities of Mosinzhproekt JSC Tagir Galimov.  According to Galimov, the construction and installation work

Visit |  Places to Visit |  20.09.20

Moscow Architectural Object Received International Award

In September 2020, the winners of the MIPIM Awards in the field of architecture and construction were awarded in Paris. The jury recognized the Irina Viner-Usmanova Gymnastics Palace as the winner in the nomination “The Best Cultural and Sports Facility”, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.   The Gymnastics Palace, built on the initiative

Visit |  Places to Visit |  06.09.20

Top 3 Moscow Picturesque Bridges

The Moscow Department of Housing and Communal Services named the most picturesque bridges in the city, the Moscow Mayor’s official website reports. There are about 800 bridges in Moscow, and the most popular of them are the Zhivopisny Bridge, the Soaring Bridge, and the Crimean Bridge.  Zhivopisny bridge is the highest cable-stayed bridge in Europe

Visit |  Places to Visit |  30.08.20

Top Observation Decks in Moscow

On many rooftops in Moscow are organized guided tours and concerts. Among such sites are VDNKh, Gorky Park, Luzhniki, Moscow-City, and others. There, people can admire many picturesque views, the official website of the Moscow Mayor reports.   On the “Worker and Kolkhoz Woman” pavilion at VDNKh (Prospekt Mira, 123b) the 24-metre sculpture, which has become

Visit |  Places to Visit |  18.08.20

Top Places for Photo Shoots in Moscow Parks

The official website of the Moscow City Hall created the list of the most picturesque places for taking pictures. For “antique” photos, the Tsaritsyno Museum-Reserve is most suitable. In front of the Grand Palace, you can take photographs with the estate ensemble and green lawns.  The atmosphere of Russian folk style can be found in