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Visit |  Trip Advisory |  25.10.22

Most Popular Museums in Russia – People’s Choice

The most interesting museum in Moscow, according to its residents, is the State Tretyakov Gallery (16% of respondents named it). The second place was taken by the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts (13%), and the third was shared by the State Darwin Museum and the State Historical Museum (7% each).  The museums of the

Visit |  Places to Visit |  26.01.22

Magadan Sculpture Recognized Most Unusual Folk Art Object in Russia

Magadan iron sculpture in the form of a mammoth is recognized as the most unusual folk art object in the country. In the All-Russian contest “Tutu Art”, organized by the travel service, the sculpture took first place.  The competition brought together 85 unusual folk art objects of the country. For three months, the author’s

Fun |  Places to Visit |  10.01.22

Russian Main Father Frost’s Manor Visited by Over 24,000 Tourists 

Almost 25 thousand people visited Russian Father Frost in Veliky Ustyug (Vologda region) on New Year’s holidays, as reported by the governor of the region Oleg Kuvshinnikov in his Telegram channel. “We have summed up the first results of the winter tourist season. One of the most popular destinations for family holidays is the patrimony

Visit |  Places to Visit |  24.12.21

Murmansk Region Creates New Tourist Attractions

Murmansk Oblast plans to launch new attractions for Russian and foreign tourists in the near future, including in Pechenga, the border region with Norway, as announced by the governor of Murmansk Oblast Andrey Chibis.  It is noted that in the last two years the income of the Murmansk region from the tourist industry amounted to

Visit |  Places to Visit |  08.11.21

Rot Front: Russian Confectionery Giant Celebrates 195th Anniversary

This year marks the 195th anniversary of the Russian confectionery factory “Rot Front”, which has the status of an industrial complex in Moscow. For the significant date, the portal of the city mayor has prepared a report on how the factory produces sweets, cookies, and waffles familiar to locals since their childhood.  According to the

Antalya Invites Visitors to Russia-Turkey Friendship Park [Video] 

An opening ceremony of a park dedicated to Russian-Turkish friendship took place on Saturday, October 23, in the district of Muratpasa, Antalya.   Sevgili komşularımız, Turizmin başkenti Antalya’mızın kalbi Muratpaşa’mızda Dünya edebiyatının ölümsüz ismi Lev Tolstoy’un büstünün de yer aldığı Türkiye-Rusya Dostluk Parkı’mızın açılışını yaptık. Muratpaşa’mıza hayırlı olsun.#LevTolstoy — Antalya Muratpaşa Belediyesi (@MuratpasaBld) October 23,

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  14.09.21

Federal Travel Agency is Developing Jeep Tours Around Kamchatka

The Federal Agency for Tourism (Rosturizm) together with the authorities of Kamchatka have agreed to develop tourist routes using road and sea transport, as reported by TASS with reference to the agency’s press service.  According to the Head of the Federal Agency for Tourism of the Russian Federation, Zarina Doguzova, in order to diversify tourist

Fun |  Places to Visit |  31.08.21

Moscow Mayor Explained Meaning of Unusual Sculpture Located in City Centre

About 10 per cent of companies in Russia belong to the creative industries sector, attracting about 1.5 million people to their activities, TASS reports with reference to the Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the country Tatyana Ilyushnikova at the Russian Creative Week forum.  At the forum, Tatyana Ilyushnikova said that in the global economy,

Insight |  Places to Visit |  23.03.21

Karelia to Create Cross-Border Tourism Cluster With Finland

The authorities of the Republic of Karelia, together with representatives of Finland, intend to create a cross-border tourism cluster, the objects in which will be unique samples of primitive monumental rock art that are supposed to be included in the UNESCO World Heritage List, TASS reports.  According to the Head of the republic, Artur Parfenchikov,

Visit |  Places to Visit |  23.02.21

Amazing Winter in Karelia

Karelia is known as “the country of lakes”. One-quarter of Karelia’s surface is covered by water. About this wonderful place, RIA News experts decided to tell its readers.   According to the information provided by RIA News, Onega and Ladoga Lakes are good at any time of the year. There, you can try snowkiting or fishing.

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, reports.  On the picture