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Check Out Russia’s New Tourist Etiquette Guide

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In a recent article on Conde Nast, Sebastian Modak reports on the content of a new Russian Tourist Etiquette Guide for Russians travelling around the world. And, it’s sort of odd. The “General Elements of Behavior” guide has what Modak calls “bewildering advice” on things that probably should go without saying. “…it also includes bewildering Read more

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Learn The Language and Cultural Differences Between Russian and Ukrainian Women

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When men ask “What’s the difference between Russian and Ukrainian women?” What they are usually asking is what’s the difference between Russian and Ukrainian culture and language. In this video Olga Reznikova asks locals what they see as the biggest differences between Ukrainian and Russian women are… What do YOU think? Tell us in the comments Read more

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Travel Russia: Russian Hot Spots To Visit

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“Russia is a country full of adventure, culture and vast distances.” –Exposa Travel YouTube channel “A continent, a multi-ethnic country and a vast land unites both Europe and Asia. Moscow is the capital of Russia and the largest city in Europe in which both Tsar rule and soviet communism gave the city its present appearance. Read more

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Travel Russia: Rostov-on-Don Has The Most Beautiful Women In Russia

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Did you know there was a place in Russia that is actually known to have the most beautiful women? Rostov-on-Don’s Cossack women have taken more beauty pageant wins per capita than any other place in Russia, according to Russian Beyond The Headlines. “More than 100 nationalities have intermixed on the Don River, including Russians, Armenians, Greeks, Read more

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Travel Russia: The 7 Wonders of Russia

Brush up on your knowledge of Russian wonders in this installment of the “Travel Russia” series! 7. Lake Baikal It is the largest freshwater lake in the world with around 20% of the world’s fresh water. Baikal is located between Irkutsk Oblast to the northwest and the Buryat Republic to the southeast. It is considered the world’s Read more