Russia Travel Articles

 
The Trans-Siberian Waiting Room – Russia, Europe
The Trans-Siberian Waiting Room – Russia, Europe If you plan on going on the Trans-Siberian Railway, Bjørn Christian Tørrissen suggests breaking your journey into several legs. There's a good reason.
5 Places to Experience the Midnight Sun
5 Places to Experience the Midnight Sun BootsnAll heads north to discover 5 places where you can celebrate the summer solstice with the midnight sun.
Moscow’s Traffic – Russia, Europe
In Moscow, you need a whole new set of skills to cross a street. Get tips from Ann Simon on how to accomplish this and live to tell the tale - and write the story.
Russians and Their Holidays – Moscow, Russia, Europe

For Ann Simon one of the best parts of living in Moscow is being surprised by holidays scattered around the calendar. The Russians are ready to celebrate at the drop of one of their really cool hat

Moscow’s Kiosk Economy – Russia, Europe
Ann Simon grew fascinated with Moscow's numerous kiosks that sell everything from shoelaces to shashlik. Whatever you need is right there on the street corner.
Izmailova: World Class Craft Fair – Moscow, Russia, Europe

Ann Simon is dazzled by what she sees at the shoppers' jackpot of Izmailova in Moscow, Russia.

Around the World in 80 Poems – Mexico City, China, Mongolia, Russia
Around the World in 80 Poems – Mexico City, China, Mongolia, Russia Graham Relton writes poetry about his around-the-world adventure, available in book form.
More on St. Petersburg – Russia
More on St. Petersburg – Russia Tatyana Kogut is our guide for two days in the former imperial capital of Russia.
What to see in St. Petersburg: Part One – Russia
Tatyana Kogut guides you through a sightseeing tour of St. Petersburg.
St. Petersburg in Brief – Russia, Europe
Tatyana Kogut is convinced a trip to St. Petersburg will be enjoyable at any time of the year.