Russia is the largest country in the world, so much so that its borders extend from north Asia all the way to eastern Europe. In fact, the country is so big that its territory alone covers almost one-eighth of the world’s inhabited area. That’s why it’s no surprise that the largest country in the world … Continue reading A Tour of Russia’s Greatest Cities: Moscow, St. Petersburg and Murmansk (Video)
MOSCOW: A Tour of the Iconic Red Square and Kremlin
Moscow is the capital and the biggest city in Russia. It is a major political, economic and cultural center for Russia and Europe because it’s also the largest city in the entire European continent. The megacity is famous for its unique architecture; but mainly it’s most famous building such as the Kremlin, the Red Square, and the world-renowned Saint … Continue reading MOSCOW: A Tour of the Iconic Red Square and Kremlin
ST. PETERSBURG: The Greatest City in Russia
St. Petersburg is a city in Russia that was founded by Russian Emperor Peter I the Great as Russia’s “Window to Europe.” A beautiful city with an amazing history and an artistic culture to match. The city of St. Petersburg is only 2nd to Moscow in terms of size and sheer scale, but after touring both cities, … Continue reading ST. PETERSBURG: The Greatest City in Russia
MURMANSK: The Northernmost City in the Arctic Circle.
Not everyone can say that they’ve traveled to the top of the world, but if you’re in Russia, then you’ve got a better chance than most. Located in the far north of Russia, Murmansk experiences extremely cold and long winters that last most of the year, a literal definition of a winter wonderland. A place … Continue reading MURMANSK: The Northernmost City in the Arctic Circle.