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Over 60 Countries Buy Screening Rights for Russian-Made ‘Viking’

Screening rights for the Russian film "Viking" have been sold to over 60 countries, according to a press release from Channel 1

Moscow to Host Master Class from Creators of 'Sherlock' Series

The event will be held at the DI Telegraph co-working space on Jan. 16

Moscow to Host Three More Bike Parades in 2017

Let's Bike It! has announced plans to hold three more bike parades this year following the success of the first one of 2017 on Jan. 8, which attracted over 500 people

Sokolniki Park to Host Ice-Block Construction Area

The first ever family-friendly construction zone featuring blocks of ice as building materials will appear in Moscow’s Sokolniki Park this weekend

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

Five Thousand Candidates Apply for ‘Dream Job’ in Russia

Travel company OneTwoTrip is looking for a travel director that will travel all over while receiving 400,000 roubles ($6,735) per month

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

Google Buys Russian TV Series

Google has purchased the rights to broadcast the Russian TV series “Sarancha” (Locust) in the Google Play digital store

Moscow Bus Terminal to Be Turned into Movie Theatre

Moscow Central Bus Terminal slated to become a modern multi-functional centre

Ice Sculptures Installed on Moscow’s Poklonnaya Hill

The Ice Moscow festival opened on Friday in Moscow’s Park Pobedy

Moscow to Offer Free Guided Tours on Arbat Street

Free guided tours around the district will be conducted along the Arbat for Muscovites and tourists

How to Read More: Seven Proven Tips

Everyone is aware of the benefits of reading – but do we know how to read more and faster?

Top Ten Skating Rinks in Moscow

If you enjoy a bit of cold and are a fan of winter sports, why not find your skating legs at one of the ice rinks scattered around Moscow?

Moscow Hosts Second Winter Bike Parade

The second Moscow Winter Bike Parade will take place on Jan. 8, 2017

Demand for Russian Ski Resorts Increases 15% During New Year Holidays

Demand for Russian ski resorts during the 2016/2017 New Year holidays has grown by 15% compared to the same period last year

‘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

World’s Highest Skating Rink

A skating rink that recently opened on the 86th storey of one of the skyscrapers in Moscow City claims to be the highest in the world

Winter Fun at Gorky Park Throughout History

From skating to breaking the ice: a selection of the most vivid pictures from the archive of Russia's main park

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

Hundred-Metre Ice Slide Opened in Centre of Moscow

An ice slide operates daily between Revolution Square and Manezhnaya Square from Dec. 16 to Jan. 15 in the heart of Moscow

Santa House Opened on Tverskaya Square in Moscow

Lapland’s Santa Claus and his elves visited the opening ceremony of the “Journey to Christmas,” a holiday festival taking place on Tverskaya Square in Moscow from Dec. 16 to Jan. 15

DreamWorks to Build Cartoon-Themed Park in Moscow

DreamWorks Animation studio will start building the DreamPlay family entertainment centre in Moscow in January 2017