#sights

Capital of Russian Golden Ring

The wonders of the Yaroslavl, one of the oldest Russian cities, and its surroundings

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

A Rough Guide

Homeless tour guide shows visitors the real St. Petersburg

Travel to Russia from Home

The best photographs of Russia in one travel photo competition

The Ultimate Bucket List

Places in Russia that you have to visit at least once

Foreign Tourists Flock to Irkutsk

Travel website KAYAK.ru has compiled a list of most popular cities among foreign tourists

Elbrus Cableway Finds Its Way into Book of Russian Records

The third stage of the Elbrus cableway, connecting Mir and Gara-Bashi Stations, has been officially recognised as the highest cableway in Russia

The Height of Selfie-Indulgence

A girl from Moscow has achieved world fame through her selfies taken at astonishing heights

Russia’s 13 Best Viewpoints

Big things – cities, architectural monuments, mountains, forests and lakes – are often best seen from a distance

The Beauty of the Far East: Russia’s Most Photogenic Peninsula

Wildlife photographer Vladimir Medvedev recently returned from Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula and is in a hurry to share his footage

Moscow’s Five Most Romantic Spots

Professing one’s love, asking for one’s hand in marriage, hanging a love padlock and making a wish at a centuries-old oak: Rambler.Travel reveals the five most romantic places in the capital

Unexplored Crimea

Uncharted places of Crimea which deserve some love as much as the renowned sights

Moscow’s Ostankino Tower to Open Doors for Public

This year, tourists and all comers will be given the opportunity to observe the internal structure of the Ostankino Television Tower in Moscow

Railroad Landscapes: Russia as Seen Through a Train Window

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

The Scientific Approach

How tourists help to develop Russian science

The Road to the North-West

Where to go and what to see in the Pskov region

Moscow’s TsUM Store Turns Ninety-Five

Ninety-five years ago, the famous Central Department Store, or TsUM, opened in Moscow

It's a Small, Small Russia

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

Russia's New Two Hundred-Rouble Banknotes to Be Made From Durable Paper

The new 200-rouble ($3.46) banknotes will be made from durable paper in order to extend their longevity

Capturing Russia’s Northern Beauty

Why artists and musicians can’t help falling in love with the North Pole

Arctic Village Joins List of Russia’s Most Beautiful Locales

Kimzha, a village located in the northern part of the Arkhangelsk Region, has been listed as one of the most beautiful villages in Russia

The Region of Mounds and Steppes

Discovering Russia: why you need to visit the Volgograd Region