Festivals and cuisine in the city of Perm

Festivals and cuisine in the city of Perm

Perm is known in the world because of the White Nights Festival, which is celebrated in June each year, but there are many other festivals that you can attend if you decide to visit this particular city of Russia. These festivals include the Autumn and the Christmas Fair, the City Days, the Ice Sculpture Festival, the Night of the Museums and some national holidays. If you want to spend some days in Perm, you should try the traditional food of the city, which contains many dishes of the R... [ read more ]

Shopping and accommodation in Perm

Shopping and accommodation in Perm

In the city of Perm in Russia is a humid continental climate. Spring and autumn are rainy but sunny seasons, so do not forget to put in luggage and umbrella both agains rain and sun. During the warm season the temperatures are quite high and it rains a lot, the hottest month of the year is July and the frosty month is January. In winter the temperatures are very low, it often in rains, snows and it is freezing. If you travel to Perm during the cold season, do not forget to equip your car wit... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Perm

Tourist guide to Perm

Near the Ural Mountains, on the banks of the Kama River, at hundreds of miles away from the capital, in a hilly area lies the city of Perm. In the past the city was called Molotov, after Vyacheslav Molotov. The current name comes from Permians who lived in this area. Perm is spread over a large area of land and after the last census made by the ​​city municipality it is the 13th largest city in the country based on the number of the inhabitants. The settlement dates back from 1647, bu... [ read more ]

Perm in Russia

Perm in Russia

Perm is a city on the banks of Kama River. It is near the Ural Mountains with a population of about one million. Being the 13th most populous city in Russia, Perm’s modern city today is a cultural, scientific, administrative and industrial center. They have leading food industry and oil refining, timber and wood processing industries. Also their oil production is three percent of Russian output making their chemical and petrochemical industry a vibrant one. When you are traveling in Perm, ... [ read more ]