Russia is a country which borders European and Asian countries as well as the Pacific and Arctic oceans. It is considered as the largest nation in the world and the land boasts of scenic landscapes ranging from tundra and spectacular forests to stunning subtropical beaches.

It is the birthplace of literary icons, Tolstoy and Dostoevsky. You can find there the world famous, St. Petersburg which is founded by Peter the Great, with the posh and elegant, Winter Palace which houses some of the Hermitage Museum’s eclectic art collection.

Immerse yourself with the classy Russian culture which is enriched with visual, cultural history on diverse areas such as literature, ballet, arts, and classical music. The country also has a rich tradition of folktales which originated from Slavic myths and traditions.

Treat yourself with one of the well-known traditional Russian food called “borshch” or “borscht”, a beet soup with vegetable and meat mix and commonly served with a dollop of sour cream.

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