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How Skiers Built Their Own Village in Baikal Region

Mamai, a unique place with natural, un-groomed terrain, became a real catch for freeriders

Russia's Tyumen Tourists to Observe Oil Deposits

The new route will be designed for schoolchildren, students and business tourists

It's a Small, Small Russia

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

Arctic Wisdom: 'If No One Dies on an Expedition,Then It’s Already a Success'

A renowned Russian polar explorer shares his story of surviving at the North Pole

Perm Inventor 3D-Prints Terminator Robot

Engineer Alexander Osipovich from the town of Kungur used a 3D printer to create parts of the T-800 unit from James Cameron’s classic film “The Terminator”

The Nuclear Arctic

The story behind Russia’s northernmost nuclear power station

Deer Country

Why Yakutia is this year’s best travel destination

Whale Tourism in the Russian Arctic

A weekend in the new capital of Arctic tourism: get your prices right

As Far as It Gets

A brief guide to the wonders of Northern Russia

Moscow Region Attracted $11.6 Billion in Investments in 2016

The economy of the Moscow region attracted 700 billion roubles ($11.6 billion) in investments during 2016, according to Andrey Vorobyev, governor of the Moscow region

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

Medvedev Promises to Boost Russian Regional Enterprises with $124Mln Investment

Medvedev said that the government intended to invest up to 7.5 billion roubles to support small and medium-sized businesses outside of the major cities

Seeds from Kremlin Christmas Tree to Be Spread Through Russian Regions

The Christmas tree erected on the Kremlin’s Cathedral Square this holiday season will be recycled for its seeds

Land of Endless Winter

How they live in Russia's northernmost town

‘Hakasha’ and ‘Karachay-Cherkesha’ Tell American Kids About Russia

An American educational project created a cartoon clip that explains the geographical and federal structure of Russia to English-speaking children

And not so Quietly Flows the Don

What to see in Rostov-on-Don, the largest city in the south of Russia that stands on the right bank of the great Don River

Eleven New Hotels Opened in Crimea in 2016

Eleven new hospitality facilities with a total of 618 guest rooms have opened in Crimea this year, the press service of the Ministry of Resorts and Tourism of Crimea reports

Eight Reasons to Visit Vologda This Winter

What to see in the New Year capital of the Russian North

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

German Special Tool Technology to Invest €10 Million Into Manufacturing in Russia

German company Special Tool Technology and its Russian representative have signed an agreement to set up a metalworking manufacturing facility in the region

Far East Development to Be Included in Russia's State Programmes

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree introducing Far East economic indicators into all federal target and state programmes

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?