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North of Russia: an interview with our travelers

Powdery white snow dusted over the mountain tops, pastel colors of the Polar Night flickering on the snow, forests covered in the white and grey shades... If you ever been intrigued by the thought of traveling to the North of Russia, we have a treat for you! Our travelers Nigel and Carolyn just came back from their fourth trip to Russia and share their experience during an interview with our rep Vera.

Three reasons why you need to visit The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

The famous onion-shaped domes and colorful exterior of the unique looking church - the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood - are what travelers to St. Petersburg often remember it by. In fact, travelers who visited the capital of Russia probably instantly thought the picture represents the famous St. Basil's Cathedral in Moscow as both landmarks share many similarities. 

Russian Revolution 1917 Flashback

Ranking among the most transformative political events of the 20th century, the Russian Revolution of 1917 toppled monarchy in Russia, drew the line to the reign of the royal Romanovs, and resulted in the exaltation of the Soviet Union. November 7th, 2017 celebrates 100 years of the October Revolution and here’s a close-up on the sequence of events that led to it with top-notch 360° videos to flash you back in time.

Russian Theaters: World's Best Opera & Ballet

It’s no secret that Russia is immensely rich in heritage, culture, and talent. Only in St. Petersburg alone there are over 185 theaters! Opera and ballet enthusiasts should definitely treat themselves to an unforgettable experience of seeing at least one masterpiece of Russian classical opera and ballet on the world’s top-notch stages. Here is a list of the finest opera and ballet theaters to make your tour to Russia even more incredible.

Why visit Russia in 2018?

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is right around the corner, being one of the main reasons why thousands of travelers are extremely excited to visit Russia in the upcoming year! The athletic atmosphere is expected to be eye-poppingly delightful and with a total of 11 city-hosts to travel to across the country here’s what to enjoy as you travel Russia in 2018!

Russia Northern Lights Alternative

Northern lights, Aurora Borealis, polar lights, nature’s magnificent light show - no matter what you call it or how you describe it, this magical phenomenon is something to see with your own eyes at least once in a lifetime! The colorful display is possible to be seen above the frigid Arctic Circle regions in the Northern Hemisphere, but could it be that the perfect destination to go on a northern lights tour isn’t even in Scandinavia?

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