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Note to skiers: the largest ski slopes in Russia
Cross-country skiing is loved by both professional athletes and Amateurs. This walk is a great way to keep fit without harming the body (the load on the spine, knee joints,…

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Traditions of Russian patronage and hospitality are being revived in Jerusalem
Now all those who come to Jerusalem from Russia tend to visit the Sergievsky farmstead. This amazing place, a corner of Russia in the heart of the Holy Land, gives…

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WHAT TO SEE IN VOLGOGRAD?

After Sochi and Krasnodar, I decided to stop by on the way to Volgograd, before returning to Tyumen. But what to see in Volgograd? I knew that this is a city with a great history, but what I saw-I was very impressed. So, I tell you:

I arrived in Volgograd by train. The train station was just a normal one until I went inside. It had frescoes on its ceilings:

Railway station in Volgograd
I was pleasantly impressed and walked briskly into the city. And the city was very beautiful. Its entire center and main streets reminded me of the architecture of St. Petersburg: Continue reading

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