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Russia Mulls Visa-Free Entry for Arctic Tourists

The Russian Ministry of Culture is backing new proposals to give foreigners onboard cruise ships visa-free entry to Arctic ports including Arkhangelsk and Murmansk

Flower Power: St. Petersburg to Host Exhibition of Botanical Art

The world of botanical art in its best, inspired by magic of the natural beauty all around us

Russian Female Scientists Discuss Work and Gender Stereotypes

We spoke with three women who work as scientists in four different Russian cities. They talked about their research and gender issues in science

British Newspaper Invites Tourists to St.Petersburg, ‘Dazzling’ Cradle of Revolution

The Daily Mail, a British newspaper, has recommended that its readers visit St. Petersburg, the cradle of the 1917 revolution

Russia's Mariinsky Theatre Produces Daft Punk-Themed Ballet

The performance will premiere on Apr. 4 as part of the Mariinsky International Ballet Festival

It's a Small, Small Russia

800 square metres of Russia in miniature presented at Grand Maket Russia museum in St. Petersburg

Where to Fill Your Shot Glass in Russia: Five Most Authentic Russian Bars

Rambler.Travel brings a selection Russia’s most colourful rumochnayas, which are quintessentially Russian bars and cafes

At-Large Reindeer Caught in St. Petersburg

It was a regular Sunday morning in St. Petersburg until a reindeer decided to break up the monotony of city traffic

Large-Scale Dali Exhibition to Open at Faberge Museum

The Faberge Museum in St. Petersburg will host a large-scale exhibition of works by the surrealist artist Salvador Dali between Apr. 1 and July 2

Passengers Name St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport Russia’s Best

St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo International Airport received the “Air Gateway of Russia” industry award for being the country’s best airport

Eight Little-Known Facts About Pushkin

His birthplace, his flight from Russia and the lost chapter of Eugene Onegin: what other mysteries surround Russia's greatest poet?

St. Petersburg Man Walks Around the World

Sergey Lukyanov, a 62-year-old man from St. Petersburg, recently returned home after circling the globe by foot over a two-year period

Hyundai to Begin Exporting Russian-Made Cars to Non-CIS Countries

Hyundai is considering exporting cars manufactured in Russia to countries beyond the Commonwealth of Independent States, or CIS

‘Maybe I’ll Get Married in St. Petersburg’

Nicoletta Romanoff: how the great-great-granddaughter of Nicolas I became an Italian jeweler

Russia Names Its Most Beautiful Hockey Player

The Russian Women’s Hockey League named Anastasia Legkodukh, a forward for Dmitrov’s Tornado Hockey Club, Russia’s most beautiful female hockey player

St. Petersburg Has Russia’s Most Affordable Higher Education

St. Petersburg was recognised as the city with the most affordable higher education research results from the Institute of Education at the Higher School of Economics showed

Russian Hostel Named Best in the World

Soul Kitchen Hostel in Saint Petersburg was recognized as the best in the world once again

Put an Idea on the Map: What Moskovsky District Wants

Ideas for upgrading the Moskovsky district in St. Petersburg to be collected in one atlas

Volga Cities to Remain Connected by Air Taxi

Dexter Air Taxi, a Russian airline, will continue to offer regular flights and services in the Volga Federal District

Russian Scientists Invent Stronger, Lighter Building Blocks

The building blocks are resistant to corrosion, inclement weather conditions and severe frosts

Swatch Dedicates Watches to Moscow and St. Petersburg

Swiss watchmaker Swatch has added a new model to its Destination watch collection that is dedicated to Russian cities, a brand spokesperson told Lenta.ru