Photogalleries

Unstoppable: The Story of Russian Paralympian Sergey Manzhos

The decision of the International Paralympic Committee to ban the Russian team from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games has come as a severe blow for the country’s disabled athletes

Russian Reserves

Ten most beautiful and fragile places in Russia

Deer Country

Why Yakutia is this year’s best travel destination

Ten Most Expensive Russian Paintings

Where and for how much were the most expensive Russian works of art sold?

Nenets, Astronauts and Pavlensky: Russia’s Best Photographs Go on Display

The art project “The Best of Russia” has chosen what it considers the most impressive photographs of 2016

The Region of Mounds and Steppes

Discovering Russia: why you need to visit the Volgograd Region

Un-bear-ably Cute

The best animal photos from ‘Primordial Russia’ photo exhibition

'She Astonished Me'

On Valentine's Day, we present a photo project about elderly Russians in love

Snack Station

What the legendary retro-canteen inside the Moscow Metro is really like

The Motherland Sells: Unexpected Russian Exports

It's a general belief that Russian exports consist primarily of fuel and energy products; but at the same time, Russia is boosting exports of some surprising products that very few know about

The Frozen Art of Dunya Zakharova

Russian fashion artist's new exhibit entitled “-77.8°C” showcases paintings, graphics and sculptures she created to reflect the piercing cold of Yakutia

Russia's Krasnoyarsk as Seen from Its Rooftops

Two roofers climbed the tallest buildings and bridges of Krasnoyarsk to capture a bird's eye view of the ‘City of a Thousand Fountains’

An Indescribable Beauty

The best photographs from the ‘Primeval Russia’ photo exhibition

It Feels Like Russia

Twenty-two best concepts for the country's tourism brand

Indigenous Peoples of Russian Empire as Seen by American Traveller

The ethnic minorities of the 19th-century Russia pictured by George Kennan, a traveller and photographer from Ohio

The Colours of Moscow

Winter Moscow – above and below the clouds – by photographer Dmitry Chistoprudov

Land of Endless Winter

How they live in Russia's northernmost town

The Beauty of the Far East: Russia’s Most Photogenic Peninsula

Wildlife photographer Vladimir Medvedev recently returned from Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula and is in a hurry to share his footage

Ural Gems

Discovering Russia: what to see in the Sverdlovsk Region

Tatarstan: Thirteen Must-See Things

Kazan, the jewel and the capital of the Tatarstan Republic, is not its only attraction – there are plenty of marvellous places to visit!