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Visit | Trip Advisory  | 29.03.22

TUI and Intourist Launch Charters From Moscow to Dagestan and Chechnya


Tour operators TUI and Intourist will launch tourist charters from Moscow to Makhachkala (Dagestan) and Grozny (Chechnya), according to the head of Rostourism Zarina Doguzova.  The department agreed with the mentioned above companies to create affordable turnkey travel offers that include logistics, accommodation, and excursions, Doguzova noted. According to her, the first charter will fly

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 16.03.22

Russia Helped More Than 80% Its Tourists Get Back From Abroad


Tour operators, with the support of the Federal Agency for Tourism (Rostourism), ensured the return from abroad of more than 80 per cent of organized Russian tourists, which was reported on March 16 by the press service of the agency.   Russians abroad faced blocking of bank cards, delay and cancellation of flights. However, so far

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 02.02.22

Russians Named Best Destinations for February 23 and March 8 Celebration


The most popular tourist destination among Russians for the coming holidays, Defender of the Fatherland Day and International Women’s Day, turned out to be Egyptian resorts, which collected 40 per cent and 26 per cent, respectively, in the structure of tour sales, as specialists of the Level.Travel online tour search service found out.   “It is

Celebrities | Fun  | 17.01.22

Depeche Mode’s Frontman Would Prefer Russian Rocket for Space Travel


The frontman of the iconic rock band Depeche Mode, Dave Gahan, famous all over the world for hits such as ‘Personal Jesus’, ‘Enjoy the Silence’, and ‘Never Let Me Down Again’ said that if he was up for an extraterrestrial journey, he would choose a Russian spacecraft rather than one made by Blue Origin or

Recommended | Events | Fun  | 08.12.21

Russian Correspondent-Cosmonaut and Two Japanese Tourists Went Into Space


The Soyuz-2.1a rocket with the Soyuz MS-20 spacecraft, carrying TASS cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin, Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa and his business assistant Yozo Hirano, launched from site No. 31 of the Baikonur cosmodrome.  The ship has been put into orbit. The meeting with the ISS will take place according to a four-turn scheme and will take

Russia Lifts Restrictions on Flights to Cuba, Mexico, and Qatar


Russia is fully resuming flights with Cuba, Mexico, and Qatar from December 1, 2021, taking into account the epidemic situation there, according to the country’s Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova.   It is reminded that recently Russians also have got the opportunity to fly to Bangladesh, Brazil, Mongolia, Costa Rica, and Argentina. And since November 9,

Almost 3.5 Million Russians Visited Turkey This Year


About 3.5 million tourists from Russia visited Turkey in January-September 2021, as reported by the press service of the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR), citing data from the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism.  “The country’s border services recorded 3,456,859 visits of Russian citizens to Turkey in 9 months of 2021. This is

Visit | Trip Advisory  | 17.09.21

Estonia Opened Borders for People Vaccinated With Sputnik V


Estonia has allowed entry to people who have been vaccinated with the Russian vaccine against the coronavirus ‘Sputnik V’, RIA Novosti reports with reference to the Moscow embassy.    It is specified that earlier, the Estonian Health Department decided to allow everyone arriving in the country to confirm their infectious safety with any medications officially

Business | Technology  | 17.09.21

Russia Allocates $60Mln to Produce Spacecraft for Tourist Flights


Russian government has allocated more than 4.4 billion rubles to the ‘Glavkosmos’ space company, a subsidiary of the Roscosmos state corporation, for the production of a rocket and spaceship for tourist flights by 2024, Sputnik reports.   “To allocate in 2021 budget funds […] of 4,412,660 thousand rubles for the expenses of State Space Corporation Roscosmos,”