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Entry formalities and useful contacts Russia

Entry formalities and useful contacts Russia

Entry formalities and useful contacts Russia Entry formalities A section to read very carefully! Visa required for Russia for EU nationals. The Swiss and Canadians should consult the website of the Russian embassy in their country. Note that embassies […]

Transport and travel Saint Petersburg

Transport and travel Saint Petersburg

Transport and travel Saint Petersburg Metro By far the most practical means of transport for long distances. But the stations are extremely distant (often more than 2 km,), and many places are not served. The distances between stations make you have to walk […]

Practical information and useful contacts Moscow

Practical information and useful contacts Moscow

Practical information and useful contacts Moscow Tourist information - City Expert: pl. Triumfalnaya. Me227-7996. Every day 10 am-19pm. Info point (English spoken 22h. - Tourist Information Center: in the lobby of the museum 220-0002 (in English). […]

Russia thematic routes

Russia thematic routes

Russia thematic routes In Moscow Literature Moved by great writers, especially those of: Tolstoy, Bulgakov Gorky Stanislavski (immense director) Pushkin (in addition to his house, see also his literary museum) Chekhov. Finally, do not forget that Gogol, […]

Geography and landscapes Russia

Geography and landscapes Russia

Geography and landscapes Russia Geography The 17 million kilometers the tundra, covered with ice in winter, and which leaves in Tai the forest then the steppe, and some central Asian erepublics. Moscow East of the city, serves as a point of deVolga, which […]

Saint Petersburg identity card

Saint Petersburg identity card

Saint Petersburg identity card - western Russia, on the edge of the Gulf of Finland, Old names: Petrograd (from 1914 to Area  Population  Density City governor  Special sign  Sites listed as Intangible HeritagePetersburg and related groups […]

Themed itineraries Saint Petersburg

Themed itineraries Saint Petersburg

Themed itineraries Saint Petersburg Art Painting The classic, impressionist and modern collections of the Hermitage are obviously a kind of nirvana for lovers of painting! But we should not forget the Russian Museum, which depicts the evolution of national […]

Moscow identity card

Moscow identity card

Moscow identity card - Status  Situation  Area  Temper Records  Population  Mayor  Patrimony : 3 airports, 9 stations, 40 theaters and more than 50 museums, not to mention the abundant churches and monasteries ... - UNESCO World […]

Activities, culture and sightseeing in Saint Petersburg

Activities, culture and sightseeing in Saint Petersburg

Activities, culture and sightseeing in Saint Petersburg Saint-Petersburg Card The Saint-Petersburg Card allows you to save money if you plan a significant number of visits and outings. At the end of 2018, it cost R 3 for 890 days, R 2 for 5 days, R 290 for […]

Recommended routes Moscow

Recommended routes Moscow

Recommended routes Moscow Moscow 1er day To begin with: the mythical Red Square, flanked on one side by Lenin's mausoleum, on the other by the Goum and its famous Gastronom store n ° 1 ... History buffs will devote some time to the Museum of the Patriotic […]

Money and budget Russia

Money and budget Russia

Money and budget Russia Money, banks, exchange - Currency and the ruble (R). One ruble is divided into 100 kopecks. - In 2014, the ruble has lost value against other currencies, particularly the dollar and the euro, to the point of creating a sense of […]

Recommended routes Saint Petersburg

Recommended routes Saint Petersburg

Recommended routes Saint Petersburg The routes that follow are based on long, busy summer days. In winter, museums often close earlier and, with night falling so quickly, it is obviously impossible to do so much in a day, and the schedule must be lightened. 4 […]

Where to eat, restaurants and drinks Moscow

Where to eat, restaurants and drinks Moscow

Where to eat, restaurants and drinks Moscow Where to eat in Moscow? Anyone arriving in Moscow after 20 years in exile would be surprised by the new diversity of the culinary landscape from the city. This ranges from the blinis (pancakes) kiosk installed […]

Russia ID card

Russia ID card

Russia ID card - Official name : Faith Capital city : Moscow.- Area: 17 km² Population: 146,9 million inhabitants (2018 estimate).- Density Hope Language : Russian. - Change : the ruble (R). - Nature of É Pre Prime Minister : Dmitry Medvedev.- GDP / capita. […]

Climate and weather Russia

Climate and weather Russia

Climate and weather Russia Temperatures cool from south to north, but also from west to east as the continental influence grows.In winter, a hat and gloves are compulsory! Also watch out for batteries (especially laptops) which run down faster due to extreme […]

History and key dates Saint Petersburg

History and key dates Saint Petersburg

History and key dates Saint Petersburg The capital of Peter the Great For the Tsar Pierre Péest from Saint-Petersburg, before transferring her to Kiev. He makes Saint-Pémême their long beards to convert them to modernity! A city rising from the waves By […]

Recommended routes Russia

Recommended routes Russia

Recommended routes Russia 3 days in Moscow 1er day To begin with: the mythical Red Square, flanked on one side by Lenin's mausoleum, on the other by the Goum and its famous Gastronom store n ° 1 ... History buffs will devote some time to the Museum of […]

Culture and Arts Russia

Culture and Arts Russia

Culture and Arts Russia Russian cinema You are in the land of Sergei Eisenstein (La Grève, then Le Cuirassé Potemkine, which brought the filmmaker international fame), Vsevolod Pudovkin (The mother), Alexander Dovzhenko (Earth) and Dziga Vertov (including […]

Practical life on site Russia

Practical life on site Russia

Practical life on site Russia Time difference Since October 2014, Russians no longer change their time: they stay all year round in winter time. The European Commission announced in 2018 that it was considering abandoning daylight saving time and winter […]

Moscow, our 10 favorites

Moscow, our 10 favorites

We make you discover the best of Moscow (Москва) with our favorites. It's up to you to go and add your own after having walked the streets of Moscow! […]

Gastronomy, where to eat Saint Petersburg

Gastronomy, where to eat Saint Petersburg

Gastronomy, where to eat Saint Petersburg WherePetersburg? The culinary scene has evolved a lot! We can now taste (besides Russian cuisine of course, which we recommend) to all the great cuisines of the world. In August, many restaurants even serve chanterelle […]

Health and Safety Russia

Health and Safety Russia

Health and Safety Russia Health Remember that travel insurance from a company recognized by the Russian consulate is essential to obtain a visa. The health situation in Russia is on the decline. A few little tips are in order, however. - It is good to make […]

Health and Safety St. Petersburg

Health and Safety St. Petersburg

Health and Safety St. Petersburg Medical centers The 2 united centers. They have matvous with yours, and also on the websites of these clinics. Euromed Clinic Medsi International Clinic and Hospital: If you ask for this clinic, be aware that Petersburgers […]

Activities, culture and outings Moscow

Activities, culture and outings Moscow

Activities, culture and outings Moscow Culture - Institut franç495-916-3778. Metro: Kurskaya or Tchkalovskaya. Every day except Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 19 p.m. (17:30 p.m. on Saturday). Closed last Thursday of the month, the first half of August and during […]

Traditions and customs Russia

Traditions and customs Russia

Traditions and customs Russia Beliefs and Superstitions The great saints of the Orthodox faith themselves have been associated with ancient pagan deities, through pagan beliefs particular. As everywhere, many traditions and customs in Russia are being lost, […]

Transport and travel Moscow

Transport and travel Moscow

Transport and travel Moscow Metro  With that of Saint-Pésol! It is finally, after Tokyo, the busiest on the planet. Every day, nearly 7 million people use it. In the summer of 2005, when a blackout occurred for several hours, the authorities had to […]

Russian cuisine, food and drink

Russian cuisine, food and drink

Russian cuisine, food and drink Kitchen In Petersburg, are either French or Italian. However, in Russian memory, the art of feasting is a national sport, for which there is no time or protocol. About caviar, be aware that the population of beluga whales, […]

Practical information and useful contacts Saint-Petersburg

Practical information and useful contacts Saint-Petersburg

Practical information and useful contacts Saint-Petersburg Tourist information - Tourist offices of Saint-Pé39-09. The 19h 19h.We speak l & rsquo0555 (in English, Spanish and French). - Other tourist information kiosks:  PrèIsaac, Vosstanya […]

Moscow, in the most beautiful metro in the world

Moscow, in the most beautiful metro in the world

The Kremlin, Red Square, the masterpieces of the Tretyakov Gallery, the Novodevichy monastery… These are all treasures that make Moscow one of the most attractive […]

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Russia

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Russia

Where to sleep, hotels and accommodation Russia Almost all establishments, even the most modest, are able to provide you with the invitation necessary to obtain a visa (we are talking about "Visa support"), for a cost ranging from ... 0 € (rare, but it […]

History and key dates Moscow

History and key dates Moscow

History and key dates Moscow Youri Dolgorouki, the illustrious founder Moscow was probably incorporated in the 10th century. It was then only a small agglomeration of 1 ha, flanked by a kremlin (fortifications) which stands at the confluence of the Moskva […]

Moscow thematic routes

Moscow thematic routes

Moscow thematic routes Literature Moved by great writers, especially those of: Tolstoy, Bulgakov Gorky Stanislavski (immense director) Pushkin (in addition to his house, see also his literary museum) Chekhov. Finally, do not forget that Gogol, Chekhov, […]

Outings in Moscow

Outings in Moscow

Three walks in Moscow to immerse yourself in the Russian soul, passionate, romantic, realistic, from the tsars to Sovietism and up to the present day? Bet on Russian […]

Russia: Motorama's playlist and favorites

Russia: Motorama's playlist and favorites

Russia a gigantic and fascinating country, one of extremes and wide open spaces. But do we really know him? To find out more, we asked the Russian group Motorama […]

Transport and travel Russia

Transport and travel Russia

Transport and travel Russia The train The train is a formula all in Petersburg, especially since there is now a Russian TGV to get there, the Sapsan (approximately 4 hours of journey). Attractive price, whether in "L" (the equivalent of a 1st class; 2 people […]

Alternative Moscow

Alternative Moscow

For twenty years, Moscow has been modernizing at breakneck speed. Limousines parade in the main avenues, XXL shopping centers echo the skyscrapers of Moskva-city. However, the Russian capital also has […]

Health and Safety Moscow

Health and Safety Moscow

Health and Safety Moscow Pharmacies open 24 hours a day - Apteka 495-797-6366. Metro: Tverskaya. Also at KoutouzovskiProspekt, 24. Metro: Koutouzovskaya. And in Zemlianoï Val, 25. Metro: Kourskaya. A ubiquitous chain of pharmacies in Moscow. For the record, […]

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