Protected Siberia: encounters with wild nature
Riding the Trans-Siberian Railway and seeing the dense taiga through the train windows is not the same as visiting the real wild and protected regions of Siberia, where the only residents you’ll find are wild animals and birds.
The missing link: driving one of Russia’s newest roads
The Amur Highway is the newest section of the Trans-Siberian Highway across Russia. It passes through a remote stretch of taiga north of China.
Moscow for two: five romantic spots in the capital
RBTH has unmasked five secluded corners in Moscow for travelling couples and those in the mood for love.
Nine tips for foreign travelers to Russia
Russia has become an easier country to visit in recent years, yet a few things remain that can puzzle foreigners and complicate their trips.
Askat: a lost art village buried deep in the Altai Mountains
In this small, remote Altai village one in three residents is an artist
From the Mountains to the Sea: A road trip through the Far East's Primorsky Krai
This is the first article in a series about driving from Vladivostok to Moscow by the Trans-Siberian Highway
Healing waters, dead lakes and Cossack sites: a trip around the Omsk Region
These remote and mysterious locations in the Omsk region offer exotic routes for intrepid travellers.
Cross the bridge to Saratov, the city that appeared practically overnight
One of the crowning jewels of the lower Volga, Saratov may lack grandiose tourist attractions, but it has much to offer by way of culture.
Lucky Places For Travelers In Russia
RBTH compiled a list of places that can bring success, happiness and love
Five Unbeatable Locations to Watch the Sunset on Lake Baikal
RBTH takes a look at the best places on Lake Baikal to take in the setting sun