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World Cup warm-up: Travel Tips to Experience the Country at its best
A Feeling that can’t be Matched: World Cup will be a great time to get out and see one of the biggest sporting events in the world, and to delve into all that Russia has to offer. From the Kremlin to the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood and the beaches of Sochi, Russia will come alive
A whirlwind cross-country bus tour through Russia
"My trip came about spontaneously. This August marks the 300th anniversary of one of the most beloved UNESCO monuments in Russia: the Church of the Transfiguration on Kizhi Island. I decided to make a small pilgrimage to the island for this occasion..."
Oymyakon: how do you survive in the coldest place on Earth
Residents of the village of Oymyakon are used to the many contradictions that make up their lives. It is difficult to believe that people live in such conditions – much less thrive, and yet the residents of Oymyakon are known for their longevity.