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Russian Regions to Host Several Festivals for Foodies in 2017

Afisha.Restaurants is planning to organise gastronomic festivals throughout Russia

Four Russians Make Trip from St. Petersburg to Gambia by Old Russian Car

Four residents of Tomsk took a trip to Europe and Africa in an old Russian VAZ-2106 automobile, TV channel 360 reported on Jan. 18.

Booking.com Ranks Russian Hotels 12th-Best in the World

Russia finished 12th overall for hotels and other accommodations that received Booking.com’s Guest Review Awards

British Publication Includes Karelia, Arkhangelsk in List of World’s Top Tourist Destinations

A cultural and educational tour to northwest Russia is one of the top 50 trips of this kind for 2017

Russian Tourist Attraction Ranked as ‘Dark Tourism’ Top Destination

The web portal Atlas Obscura, specialising in “dark tourism”, has named the top 50 attractions and destinations of 2017

Nearly Seven Million Tourists Visited St. Petersburg Last Year

Around 6.9 million tourists visited St. Petersburg last year, which is 400,000 more than in 2015

St. Petersburg Church Named Russia’s Most Popular Landmark

The Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood in St. Petersburg is the most popular landmark in Russia

Russia Is One of Top Cruise Destinations in 2017

Russia is a Top Cruise Destination for 2017

Russia's Hermitage to Open Manolo Blahnik Exhibition

The Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg will host a retrospective exhibition of distinguished Spanish shoe designer Manolo Blahnik, according to Afisha Daily

‘The Rise of the Machines’ Museum to Open in Moscow

Visitors are allowed to touch the exhibits, take photos and even interact with the items on display

A Christmas Fairytale in Russia’s Metropolises

Check out the most magical images of wintertime in Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kazan in our photo gallery

Homeless Santas Send Holiday Greetings

St. Petersburg charity makes a touching holiday video starring homeless Father Frosts

133 UK Tour Operators Selling Trips to Russia

Sergei Korneev, deputy head of Russia’s Federal Tourism Agency, said that 133 British tour operators were offering package tours to Russia

Eight New Sights of St. Petersburg

Rambler.Travel examines the city's newest sights, all of which appeared in the last three years

Super-Icebreaker Project Begins In Russia

Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin announced on Dec. 13 that a new Russian icebreaker was being developed in St. Petersburg

Mobile Guides on Segways to Roam St. Petersburg Streets

The wheeled tour guides will travel along the most popular tourist routes of the city

St. Petersburg Travellers to Venture out to the Arctic on an Inflatable Catamaran

Russian travellers are planning to brave the elements and venture out to the Arctic on an inflatable catamaran

Poll: Over 80% of Russians are Happy

According to an opinion poll conducted by the Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VCIOM), the overwhelming majority of Russians (81%) feel happy

Mireille Mathieu Named Russian Language Ambassador to World

French singer Mireille Mathieu has been named a Russian Language Ambassador to the World

Freedom of Art Is Sacrosanct, Putin Says

The boundaries of artistic expression must be defined by creative artists themselves

Toyota Adds a Night Shift at Its Russian Factory Amid Market Stabilisation

The company has decided to take this step due to increased demand for its flagship models, the RAV4 and Camry