Five Abandoned Ghost Towns in Russia and the Former Soviet Union

As huge cities are expanding and flourishing, some of Russian small towns appear and then fade away, crumbling into dust

Japan Ready to Spend $29 Million on Cooperation with Russia in 2017

The Government of Japan has approved the budget for the new fiscal year, which includes 3.5 billion yen ($29 million) on economic cooperation with Russia

Charter Flights to Sakhalin to be Organised for Japanese Tourists

Russian airline Yakutia will organise charter flights to Sakhalin for Japanese travellers starting in June 2017

The Promise of Russia's Far East

A lack of hotels and expensive flights are impeding the growth of tourism in Russia's Far East

Ethnic Fast Food in Russia

What kind of dishes are served at local non-touristy restaurants and how grocery stores in Siberia differ from those in Moscow or Kamchatka? Answers in the Livejournal Magazine review