Russia Travel Guide

Russia Travel Guide
A Vagabond Life

Russia Travel Guide A Vagabond Life

Russia, the largest country on Earth, is a land of boundless beauty, rich history, and diverse cultures waiting to be explored. From the grandeur of Moscow’s Red Square to the serene landscapes of Siberia, Russia offers a travel experience unlike any other.

As you embark on a journey through this vast nation, you will be captivated by its multifaceted charm. Moscow, the capital city, is a modern metropolis that seamlessly blends contemporary life with centuries of history. The iconic onion domes of St. Basil’s Cathedral and the imposing Kremlin walls tell tales of Russia’s imperial past.

St. Petersburg, often referred to as the “Venice of the North,” boasts stunning architecture, world-class museums, and the enchanting canals of the Neva River. Here, you can immerse yourself in the artistic heritage of Russian greats like Pushkin, Dostoevsky, and Tchaikovsky.

Beyond the urban centers, Russia’s natural wonders are unparalleled. The trans-Siberian Railway offers a remarkable journey through the vast taiga forests, crossing majestic rivers and reaching the remote corners of this colossal nation. Lake Baikal, the deepest freshwater lake in the world, and the rugged landscapes of Kamchatka Peninsula beckon adventure seekers.

Russia’s rich culture, delicious cuisine, and warm-hearted people make every traveler feel welcome. So, pack your bags and get ready to uncover the enigmatic beauty of Russia, where history, nature, and tradition converge to create an unforgettable travel experience.


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Hermitage Museum
The State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg is the second largest art museum in the world with an outstanding collection of art. Founded by Catherine the Great in 1764 the museum in housed in the Winter Palace and the surrounding buildings.
Trans Siberian Railway
The Trans Siberian Railway is one of greatest train journeys in the world. It is not one train but a series of routes that traverse Russia from Moscow to Vladivostok or Beijing via Ulaanbaatar. 
Explore Lake Baikal
Lake Baikal is one of the most beautiful places I have ever been. Ever. Situated in south eastern Siberia, Russia and is the largest freshwater lake in the world. It is also the world’s deepest lake and is home to the cute Nepa Seal.
The Church Of Blood Yekaterinburg
The Church on Blood in Honour of All Saints Resplendent in the Russian Land is famous for being built on the site where the last Tsar Nicholas II and his family were shot by the Bolsheviks in 1918. Today the church sits on a hill overlooking a park and houses numerous paints of the family.
Moscow Metro
The Moscow Metro is a huge attraction in its own right. Make sure you make time to visit some of the more famous and elaborate metro station favourites which include - Ploshchad Revolyustsii - with life size bronzes, and Mayakovskaya - an art-deco hall of pink rhodonite and slim columns.

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