Deer Country

PHOTO by Evgeny Yepanchintsev / RIA Novosti

The Sakha Republic is Russia's largest region, surpassing Argentina in size, but its population of less than one million makes it less populous than an average regional centre. Yakutia is full of interesting things for any traveller and nature lover. Lenta.ru both explains why Yakutia is this season's main tourist destination in Russia and debunks myths about getting there and back.