The population of Primorye is only two million people. But thanks to the “Far Eastern hectare” programme, the region is expecting a quick hike in population in the near future. As for today, tourists from Central Russia are still rare here – Chinese come more often. Lenta.ru tells why it is better to visit Primorye before crowds of travellers flood the region.
It’s a Far, Far East
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