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Admire the beauty of Smolensk city in western Russia! Introduction: Smolensk is a beautiful Russian city located in European part of the Russian federation. It is also the administrative center of the Oblast of the same name. And It is just about 360 kilometers southwest of the capital Moscow. Historical view: In the past, Smolensk was a key station on the trade route from the Varangians to the Greeks. The Rus people sailed from the Baltic region up the Western Dvina River as far as they could, they portaged their boats to the upper Dnieper. Then they supposedly mended anyRead More
Yekaterinburg city: history, architecture and culture! Join us on our trip, and read about the beautiful city of Yekaterinburg, learn more about its history, cultural attractions: theaters, libraries and museums and of course, its interesting architecture! How did Yekaterinburg get its name? The city was founded on 18 November 1723 and named after the Russian emperor Peter the Great’s wife, who after his death became Catherine I, Yekaterina being the Russian form of her name. Architecture: Yekaterinburg contains many buildings of various architectural styles. In old days, the city had a regular layout, based on the fortresses of the RenaissanceRead More
Explore Yekaterinburg: The largest city in the Ural region! In this paragraph, we will explore the largest city in the Ural region and the third capital of Russia! Join us on our trip, and read more about the beautiful city of Yekaterinburg! let’s start it! Yekaterinburg’s geography, climate and Location: The city is located in Eastern Europe between the Volga-Ural region and Siberia, it is on the eastern side of the Ural Mountains. The Iset River flows through Yekaterinburg from the Urals to the Tobol River and divides the city. It is the largest city and the administrative center ofRead More
Travel to Russia: The full list of allowed countries so far! The Russian government recently announced the resumption of accepting documents for the Russian visa invitation for the citizens of many countries as well as citizens legally residing in these allowed countries! And now here is the full list of these countries so far: 1- Austria 2- Azerbaijan 3- Andorra 4- Armenia 5- Albania 6- Bahrain 7- Belgium 8- Bulgaria 9- United Kingdom 10- Hungary 11- Venezuela 12- Vietnam 13- Germany 14- Greece 15 – Denmark 16- Djibouti 17- Dominican Republic 18- Egypt 19- India 20- Jordan 21- Ireland 22-Read More
Russian places to visit
Many people ask us online about the best places to visit in Russia, things to do there, celebrations, places to hang out and lots of tourism and business in Russia.
In this site we review the most wonderful places of Russia worth visiting, so we put information explaining these places, supported by pictures
About Russia we talk
Russia is one of the largest countries in the world, officially known as the Russian Federation or the Russian Federation is a state with republican rule. Russia stretches across all of North Asia and 40% of Europe, with Russia sharing borders with Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland (via Kaliningradskaya oblast), Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, the People’s Republic of China, Mongolia and North Korea (look to Russia Map). It also has a sea border with Japan in the Okhotsk Sea and the United States via the Bering Strait. Although Russia’s population is relatively large, population density is low due to the country’s large size. Russia has 160 ethnic groups speaking about 100 languages. Most of them speak Russian. Orthodox Christianity and non-religious spiritualists make up the largest proportion of religion in Russia.
The time in Russia covers nine time zones starting from (UTC + 12) and ending with (UTC + 12).
It has a wide range of environments and terrain and has the world’s largest reserves of mineral resources and energy and has the world’s largest reserves of forests and lakes, which contain nearly a quarter of the world’s freshwater.
Russia tourist places
This is a list of places to visit in Russia:
Located in the northern highlands on the Oba River in southern Russia. The city of Tula is a cultural heritage of great value and an integral part of the world cultural heritage. Monuments, architectural monuments, historical works of art and buildings. There are many museums and the Tula Kremlin is the oldest architectural building in the city. It is an industrial, scientific and cultural center and an important railway intersection.
There are very large beaches in Russia, one of the most beautiful and wonderful beaches in the world, and the most important beaches that are a popular destination for tourists from all over the world are:
Lake Baikal and other lakes
Lake Baikal is an ancient, massive lake in the mountainous Russian region of Siberia, north of the Mongolian border. Considered the deepest lake in the world, it’s circled by a network of hiking paths called the Great Baikal Trail. The village of Listvyanka, on its western shoreline, is a popular starting point for summertime wildlife-spotting tours, plus wintertime ice-skating and dog sledding.
Lake Beloye, Ryazan Oblast
Lake Beloye, Vologda Oblast
This is a list of highest mountains of Russia:
Elbrus 5,642 metres (18,510 ft)
Dykh-Tau 5,204 metres (17,073 ft)
Koshtan-Tau 5,152 metres (16,903 ft)
Jangi-Tau 5,085 metres (16,683 ft)
Shkhara 5,068 metres (16,627 ft)
Kazbek 5,034 metres (16,516 ft)
Katyn-Tau 4,979 metres (16,335 ft)
Pik Schota Rustaveli 4,960 metres (16,270 ft)
Russia’s climate varies considerably due to its enormous area stretching from eastern Europe to the Pacific in the east, from the Arctic Ocean to the Black Sea and the warm regions of the central part of Asia. The climate in Russia is mild in summer (temperatures between 1 ° C and 25 ° C above), cold in autumn, and severe cold in winter (temperatures between 0 and 50 ° C below zero).
Northern regions and areas near the Arctic are characterized by their long and cold winters and relatively short summers. The north-eastern part of Russia is also characterized by long cold winters and short, relatively warm summers. Sometimes winter temperatures reach minus 70 ° C (the average temperature in January is minus 49 ° C and in July it is 15 ° C). Near the Sea of Japan, the weather is warmer. (In winter below minus 12 and summer 21 above zero). The regions, which include Moscow and St. Petersburg, have a mild continental climate. Conditions are suitable for growing some grains and raising animals. The average temperature in St. Petersburg is 17 ° C in summer, -7 ° C in winter, in Moscow in summer it reaches 18 ° C and in winter it is -11 ° C.