Top 3 historical attractions in Vladivostok

Top 3 historical attractions in Vladivostok

The famous Russian city of Vladivostok has many attractions, we could obviously enumarate more than three of them, but today we want to present you what we think that are the most important historical attractions, which are usually visited by the tourists that come here. The top 3 historical attractions of the city include the S-56 Submarine Museum, that can be visited by tourists on the street, the Monument to Soviet soldiers on the Bortsov Revolutsy Market in the historical center of Vl... [ read more ]

3 interesting tourist attractions in Vladivostok

3 interesting tourist attractions in Vladivostok

The Aquarium of Vladivostok is one of the largest aquariums in the world. Tourists who want to visit it, can find it in the downtown, on the Batarejnoj street, at number four. In the city center of Vladivostok, on the Pushkin street, at number 23 you can find the largest theater of the region, the Pushkin Theatre. Near the theater you can also admire the building of the Technical State University. The Vladivostok Railway Station was built in 1893 by the Russian architect E. Basilevsky whe... [ read more ]

Festivals and shopping in Saint Petersburg

Festivals and shopping in Saint Petersburg

The city of Saint Petersburg has many impressive buildings, but you can also have a lot of fun here. The most important event in the city of Saint Petersburg is the White Nights Festival, held annually at the end of each school year, when the city streets are filled with many vendors, traditional Russian food product markets, spaces for children, and the night concludes with impressive fireworks. As you take a walk on the narrow streets of the city, besides restaurant and terraces, you wi... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Saint Petersburg

Tourist guide to Saint Petersburg

On the Baltic Sea at the end of the Gulf of Finland, on the Neva River, you discover the second largest city in Russia and the most important trading port of the Baltic Sea: Saint Petersburg. The name of the city comes from St. Peter, patron saint of the city, but over time it was also called Petrograd. Tsar Peter the Great needed a port city that can have better sea links. Thus, in 1703 conquered the city of Nyen, changed his name to St. Petersburg and built on the Zayachy Island the first ... [ read more ]

5 things you should know before visiting Vladivostok

5 things you should know before visiting Vladivostok

The city of Vladivostok is a beautiful settlement in the mountains and the warmest month is August with an average temperature between 18-23 Celsius degrees. The lowest temperatures are measured in December and January and are between -5 and -15 Celsius degrees. The official language in Russia is the Russian. Most of the residents of the city of Vladivostok are people of Russian origin, the city does not have any other major ethnic groups that speak an other language besides the Russian.... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Vladivostok

Tourist guide to Vladivostok

Near the border with China and North Korea, near the Muravyov Amursky peninsula, on the Mount of Kholodilnik lies one of the most beautiful cities of the Russian Federation: Vladivostok. The settlement was founded in 1860, earning the status of a town twenty years later, in 1880. The first buildings were erected here by the sergeant major of the Russian Navy, Nicholas Komarov, who was in charge of two officers and 30 soldiers. Over time, the Chinese have tried to expel the Russians from t... [ read more ]

Local cuisine and festivals in Samara

Local cuisine and festivals in Samara

Samara is one of the main towns of Russia and it is a very interesting place, where you can surely have fun. If you like the fairs and festivals, try to arrive to the city during one of them. To be easier to decide, we will present you some of them. The National Autumn Fair is held during the festival with the same name, during which the locals are exposing for sale traditional Russian food products, honey and honeycomb, homemade jams and preserves, handmade crafts, clothing and jewelry. ... [ read more ]

Shopping and accommodation in Samara

Shopping and accommodation in Samara

The city of Samara is dominated by a humid continental climate. The warmest month of the year is August and the coldest is January. Spring and autumn are normal seasons, rain and temperatures are pretty much normal for this period. Summer rains a lot and the temperatures are high, in winter is snowing a lot, it is quite cold and often freezes, so do not forget to equip your tires with snow chains. If you have already chosen the date of you Russian vacation, you will need some information ... [ read more ]