Russia Travel Articles

 
Beyond Borsch: Different Flavors of Russia
After deciding to move to Russia, one of the first questions friends and family would ask career ex-pat Jonathon Engels was "What are you going to eat?", and now, nine months into his contract, he's put together a collection of great Russian treats that all visitors should try.
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The Park Life – Moscow, Russia
Every tourist visits the instantly recognizable St. Basil's Cathedral and Red Square, but ex-pat Jonathon Engels recommends visiting Moscow's great wealth of public parks to enjoy the city more like the locals do.
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The Moscow Metro Museum of Art: 10 Must-See Stations
The Moscow Metro Museum of Art: 10 Must-See Stations In a city where prices elevate to astronomical, Jonathon Engels tells how, for less than a dollar, Moscow's Metro can offer some of the most notable sights the city has and provide a culture exchange of the truest nature.
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Traveler Postcard – Katie on the Trans-Siberian Railway
Traveler Postcard – Katie on the Trans-Siberian Railway In BootsnAll's new series, Traveler Postcards, we profile a real trip - highlighting the best of a destination as seen by a particular person on a particular trip. This week Katie Aune shares stories from her adventure on the Trans-Siberian in Russia.
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Seven Things to Do in the South of Russia
Seven Things to Do in the South of Russia Does Russia have subtropics or is it a myth? Is borsch red or green? Find the answers in Irina Sazonova's list of seven things to do in the South of Russia.
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The Ghosts of History: Moscow, Russia
The Ghosts of History: Moscow, Russia Join this Englishman in Moscow on a visit to a war museum in the city, reflect with him on the past, and think about what it might mean for the future.
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Mongolia for Beginners – Much More Than Expected
Mongolia for Beginners – Much More Than Expected Marco De Oliveira was glad to be leaving the misery of Russia, the depressing faces, the smog and vodka. They were so happy to be going to a place that time has forgotten. His mind was filled with images of the magnificent hordes, tearing down the steppes of Mongolia.
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To Moscow & Red Square – Russia, Europe
To Moscow & Red Square – Russia, Europe Rich Gonzalez takes his first trip to Moscow, and discovers that the most famous sites are very worthwhile regardless of your previous opinions.
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One Night in Novosibirsk – Russia, Europe
One Night in Novosibirsk – Russia, Europe Dave Guilford catches a weather-related delay in Siberia and learns the Russian definition of "budget accomodations".
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The World’s Biggest Lake, the World’s Biggest Travel Deal …
The World’s Biggest Lake, the World’s Biggest Travel Deal … In Siberia, Lake Baikal is thousands of miles from the nearest airport. But Joshua Hartshorne, and a host of volunteers from around the world
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