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Visit |  Trip Advisory |  29.10.20

Russians Named Cities With Best Ecology

Kazan and Tyumen were named cities with the best ecology in Russia, according to the opinion of residents of Russian cities, among which the Superjob online job search service conducted a study, RIA News reports.   The study included 1,500 representatives of the economically active population from Moscow and St. Petersburg, 1,000 residents from cities with

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 |  Trip Advisory |  29.10.20

Muscovites Told Where to Spend New Year Holidays

About 70 per cent of Moscow residents will spend the New Year holidays in Moscow or the Moscow region, reports with reference to the Associate Professor of the Department of Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics Roman Gareev.  He noted that most Russian tourists are going to spend vacations

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  29.10.20

Climbers from Novosibirsk Got Book About Krasnoyarsk Pillars

“The Pillars” is the oldest specially protected area in Russia and one of the most visited tourist routes by Novosibirsk residents. Novosibirsk travellers and rock climbers can get acquainted with the book-album “Krasnoyarsk Pillars National Park in the Fates of People” on the park’s official portal.  It is noted that Krasnoyarsk residents and guests of

Insight |  Trip Advisory |  28.10.20

Russian Meteorologist Named Regions With Dangerous Weather

A high and extreme fire hazard is expected in the east of the Voronezh region, while in the west, residents are expected to freeze up to -4 degrees, according to the scientific director of the Hydrometeorological Centre Roman Vilfand, RIA News reports.   It is noted that cold and uncomfortable weather is expected in a number

Business |  Trip Advisory |  27.10.20

Russian Quality Experts Assessed New Wireless Headphones

Federal Quality Control (Roskachestvo) experts assessed new models of wireless headphones. Currently, there are already 206 models in the overall ranking of the organization.  One of the tested new products was Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones. It is noted that these headphones have become lighter and more comfortable. Due to the fact that they fit tightly to

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  23.10.20

Russian Experts Named Top Penne Pasta Brands

The Federal Quality Control (Roskachestvo) experts have checked the brands of penne pasta. This type of pasta is one of the most popular in the Russian market.  It is specified that the pasta was tested for 435 quality and safety indicators, including the compliance of the information on the label with real product quality. In

Business |  Trip Advisory |  20.10.20

Experts Named Most Popular Smartphones in Russia

Huawei’s subsidiary Honor has lost second place in the ranking of the most popular smartphones among Russians, Vedomosti reported. According to experts, another Chinese company Xiaomi has pushed the corporation. The first place in gadget sales in September 2020 was taken by the South Korean brand Samsung.  It is specified that the increase in demand

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  20.10.20

Russian Airline to Launch Regular Flights to Tanzania

The UTair Russian airline will open regular flights to Tanzania on November 27, PRIME reports. Earlier, Azur Air announced that it will start operating charter flights to Zanzibar from October 31.   It is specified that from November 27, UTair introduces a regular flight Moscow – Zanzibar. The airline will fly this route once every 10

Insight |  Trip Advisory |  19.10.20

Russian Airline Launches Flights from St. Petersburg to Geneva

The “Rossiya” Airlines will open regular flights from St. Petersburg to Geneva from October 24, PRIME reports with reference to the management company of Pulkovo airport which ranks fourth in terms of passenger traffic in Russia. It is specified that from October 24, 2020, “Rossiya” will start operating flights from St. Petersburg to Geneva as

Insight |  Trip Advisory |  19.10.20

Novosibirsk Residents Offered Coffee and Books at Discount

Russian alternative mobile operator Tele2 has launched a joint promotion with the Burger King fast-food chain as part of the loyalty programme, reports. The customers can get a 20 per cent discount when ordering a combo set for a burger and a second coffee as a gift when ordering at fast-food restaurants.  It is

Insight |  Trip Advisory |  18.10.20

New Features for Moscow Entrepreneurs Appeared on Interactive Platform

The platform of the Moscow Innovation Cluster (MIC) has new functions for entrepreneurs that allow concluding a contract online or get support for a startup. According to the head of the Moscow Department of Information Technologies, Eduard Lysenko, over 18 thousand organizations already use this platform.  Lysenko stated that the service of support measures

Visit |  Trip Advisory |  17.10.20

Russian Experts Compiled Glazed Curds Top List

Russian Quality Control (Roskachestvo) specialists conducted a study of seven brands of glazed curds. The first place in the rating was taken by the “Vkusnoteevo” brand, rated by the experts at 4.84 points out of 5 possible.   The second place was shared by the brands “Korovka iz Korenovka” and “B. U. Alexandrov”. It is noted