Kaliningrad’s first sightseeing tram is now operational
The city of Kaliningrad now has its first sightseeing tram. This is a joint project of the museum, "Fridlandskie Vorota", and the enterprise "Kaliningrad GorTrans". This "Museum Tram" first ran on museum night, which fell on the 18th and 19th of May, where all excursions on it were fully booked.
Pereslavl-Zalesskiy invites you to visit the land of Berendey
In the city of Pereslavl-Zalesskiy in the Yaroslavl Region on 2 June 2012 fabulous festvial "A visit to Berendey" will be held.
Now celebrating its fifth anniversary, the Ethnomir “Wild Mint” (Dikaya Myata) festival is being held on the 1-3 of June, bringing together the brightest artists from all corners of the globe!
From rollicking Balkan melodies and Celtic rhythms, to salsa and flamenco. From Russian tunes and afro-beat to ethno-jazz and sunny reggae, this festival has it all! This year the “Wild Mint” festival will see performances from around 30 artists from 10 different countries. Over the last five years the “Wild Mint” festival has not only grown but evolved to become a new name on the festival circuit. Festival goers can expect folk songs and dances from around the world, international cinema and cuisine, a 'wild-growing' fair and a street theatre. A trip to the “Wild Mint” festival is myriad of new experiences, capturing 100% of the emotions and essence of the first days of summer.
Belgorod region will help sport fans to get to EURO 2012
On the eve of European football championship a lot of Russian fans are choosing to drive to Ukraine. But the holiday spirit may be shadowed by huge queues at customs and high price for accomodation at Ukraine hotels.
Veliky Novgorod from the sky-high
Today all citizens and guests of the city have an opportunity to view city sights from the sky-high.
In Kysyl there will be constructed the highest Buddah statue ever made in Russia
They plan to finish the construction of Russian highest Buddah statue in Kysyl on Donae mountain this year.
There offered visitor cards in Uglich
Now all Uglich visitors are able to cut their spending on museum tickets. So called “visitor card” which allows to its holder a discount is offered from the beginning of May.
Forum&Festival “Rural tourism in Russia” takes place in Altai
6-9 June First International forum&festival “Rural tourism in Russia” takes place in Novotyryshkino village of Altai.
New beaches open in Sochi
177 beaches will be open this summer in Sochi. That is 6 beaches more than in last year. At present they are cleaning them up.
The Fairy Globe will be placed in Kirov city
Opening of a new showpiece The Fairy Globe will take place within The World Fairy Games which is going to be held on 20th of May in Kirov city “Fairies park”.
Walking through eleven centuries of a city history
On 19th of May 2012 The State Novgorod Museum-Reserve for the third time joins European event "The Night of Museums".
The Second International travel forum «Visit Russia» is waiting for guests
The 2nd International Travel forum “Visit Russia” takes place on 25-26 May 2012 in Yaroslavl. It is organized by the Government of the Yaroslavl Region and the City Council of Yaroslavl and is supported by the authorized representative in central federal district of RF President, the Ministry of sport, tourism and youth policy, the Federal tourism agency of Russian Federation.