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5 Reasons to Choose a Russian River Cruise

5 Reasons to Choose a Russian River Cruise

February 18, 2017
10 Fun Facts About Russia

10 Fun Facts About Russia

Almost anyone you ask can tell you a few basic Russian facts, like for instance, the obvious fact that Russia is where Siberian Tigers come from, or that vodka is one of Russia’s most prized commodities, but not many people know these other fascinating facts listed below.

So buff up on your Russian knowledge and impress your friends with these interesting facts about Russia!

October 15, 2014
Private St. Petersburg Tours

Private St. Petersburg Tours

March 24, 2014
Russia River Cruises

Russia River Cruises

If you're looking for a fun and exciting new way to experience Russia, a river cruise down some of its greatest rivers can be the perfect opportunity to get to know this beautiful and mysterious country. Enjoy traditional Russian cuisine like borsch (beet soup), blini (fried pancakes), or pelmeni (dumplings) on board, and experience the enchanting folk music and decorative arts of the region, all from the comfort of your seat.

March 07, 2014
What is the Trans-Siberian Railway?

What is the Trans-Siberian Railway?

The Trans-Siberian Railway is the longest railway line in the world, connecting Moscow with the Russian Far East and over to the Sea of Japan. Many branches of the railway also connect China, North Korea, and Mongolia. The railway is the most important link for transportation in Russia and nearly 30% of exports travel on its line. The railway has also become a popular tourist destination.

A ride on the Trans-Siberian Railway is truly an unforgettable experience as you pass through gorgeous, sprawling scenery and view the unique beauty of Russia, China, and Mongolia from the comfort of your seat.

January 24, 2014
Mykola Syadristy: Ukraine's Master of Microminiatures

Mykola Syadristy: Ukraine's Master of Microminiatures

Ukrainian artist Mykola Syadristy is the expert in all things "microminiature". Coining the word decades ago, Syadristy was the first to successfully master this art and has been creating minuscule masterpieces for nearly forty years. With delicate grace, Syadristy works in the seconds between each beat of his heart, ensuring he has total control over his body to limit any mistakes the slightest flinch or breath of air might make.

January 09, 2014