Ivanovo was founded in 1871. But first manufactures where skillful handy women weaved and spanned appeared here in XVIIth century. For centuries the town had been the textile capital of Russia.
Nizhny Novgorod is referred to as the third capital or «a pocket of Russia». The city is located about 400 km east of Moscow. Prosperity and wellbeing of Nizhny Novgorod was legendary.
Vyborg is sometimes calls as the only European town of Russia. This is the place, at the empire border, where the Svedes, the Finns, and the Germans lived. Nowadays Vyborg does not look very «european», it becomes more modern and unified. Nevertheless there are still many touristic atracctions in the town.
Gelendzhik is a town in Krasnodar region, and one of the popular seaside resorts at the Black sea coast of the Caucasus. Length of the Black sea coastline is about 100 km. The town is located in a beautiful bay, its climate and nature surprise and excite tourists. If it is not warm enough to […]
Murom is an old town on the left side of Oka river. The first mention of the town is dated 862. The town attracts thousands of tourist and pilgrims every year. Murom is rightly considered to be one of the most beautiful towns of Russia.
Ryazan is located in the center of the European part of the Russian Federation. It is an interesting old town, but not a popular vacation destination, unfortunately. It is very difficult to find any tourist guides about Ryazan. But if you come here you will not be disappointed.