7 Surprising Things You Can Do in Southern Russia

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Is cold and snowy Russia just a myth? In the south does it really get warm enough to grow wine ? Is borsch red or green? Find the answers in Irina Sazonova’s list of seven (surprising) things you can do in Southern Russia.

5 Places to Experience the Midnight Sun

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BootsnAll heads north to discover 5 places where you can celebrate the summer solstice with the midnight sun.

Beyond Borsch: Different Flavors of Russia

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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.

The Park Life – Moscow, Russia

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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.

The Moscow Metro Museum of Art: 10 Must-See Stations

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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.

Traveler Postcard – Katie on the Trans-Siberian Railway

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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.

The Ghosts of History: Moscow, Russia

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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.

Mongolia for Beginners – Much More Than Expected

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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.

To Moscow & Red Square – Russia, Europe

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Rich Gonzalez takes his first trip to Moscow, and discovers that the most famous sites are very worthwhile regardless of your previous opinions.

One Night in Novosibirsk – Russia, Europe

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Dave Guilford catches a weather-related delay in Siberia and learns the Russian definition of "budget accomodations".