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Moscow Zoo to Start Eco Tours to Local Nature Reserves

The Moscow Zoo and Moscow’s Department of Culture are planning to start an eco tour programme for Moscow and its surroundings

WWF Russia Chooses Seven Most Interesting Protected Areas

The World Wildlife Fund, or WWF, in Russia has chosen the seven most interesting protected areas in the country

More Than $20 Billion Invested in Russia’s Far East

According to Alexander Galushka, head of the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East, investments in the region have reached 1.325 trillion roubles ($21.95 billion)

‘Fake’ Sun Seen in Moscow

Abnormal frosts in the Moscow metropolitan area gave Muscovites the opportunity to witness a unique phenomenon – a halo or “fake” sun

Seven Miles Is Not a Detour: How to Get to Lake Baikal by Bus

Visiting the deepest lake in the world is a dream for many tourists, but the price of a plane or train ticket makes the trip too expensive for many

Bored with the Mainstream

The life of a lawyer who exchanged his metropolitan office for a hut in a forest near Moscow

At World’s End: Top Five Most Beautiful Places in Russia’s Primorsky Region

Vladivostok, the administrative centre of the region, is known as the Far Side of the World

Russia Names Best Wildlife Photo of 2016

On Dec. 28, the Central House of Artists in Moscow hosted the finals of the Wildlife Russia-2016 photo contest, organised by National Geographic

New Year's Eve in Karelia: What to See and What to Do

How to spend your holidays, apart from taking walks and breathing in the crispy clean air

British Conservationist Flies into United Kingdom with Swans from Russia

British conservationist and ornithologist Sasha Dench has concluded her flight from Russia on a powered paraglider (paramotor)

Where to Watch the Northern Lights in Russia

Rambler.Travel explores the best spots for aurora holidays in Russia

Russia Creates First Digital Map of Archeological Sites

Scientists working at the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Archaeology have successfully developed and launched “Archeological Sites of Russia”

Surviving The North

How to get ready for the toughest hike in the Russian North

Five Unusual Travel Destinations in Russia

A land of rare beauty, Russia has hundreds of breathtaking landscapes with magnificent lakes, impregnable fortresses, gentle plains and majestic peaks

Dwellers of Russia's Frosty North

Fascinating portraits of Arctic wildlife captured by Russian photographer Sergey Gorshkov

Railroad Landscapes: Russia as Seen Through a Train Window

A selection of some of the best pictures of Russia taken through the train window

Russia’s Most Scenic Winter Places: Part Two

Where to find the most beautiful winter scenery in Russia

Russia’s Most Promising Resorts: Sheregesh, Nizhny Tagil, Orenburg Region

Would you consider going diving in Nizhny Tagil or visiting a mud treatment spa in Orenburg?

Home Where Buffalo Roam: Animal Farms of Moscow Region

Rambler.Travel presents the top five unusual one-day tours that offer both a perfect opportunity to relax and the chance to see some truly amazing animals

Russia’s Most Scenic Winter Places: Part One

Where to find the most beautiful winter scenery in Russia

Once Upon a Time in Crimea

A five-minute journey across the peninsula

Foxes Cause Mischief at Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport

A pair of foxes caused trouble for a plane landing at Sheremetyevo