Select language:

Publications

 / Главная / Russkiy Mir Foundation / Publications

Publications

Svetlana Smetanina This summer Russian and foreign travelers are taking on a new tour route—the Golden Ring of the Tomsk district. Andrei Efremov, a member of the working group for promoting the development of tourism in the Siberian Federal District, promises that this is only the beginning of opening up Siberia to mass tourism. Plans for the near future include the establishment of an even grander tour route: the Golden Ring of Siberia. Photo: Evgeny Kozhevnikov/rgotomsk.com “The working name for our new tourism project is the Golden Ring of Siberia,” says Andrei Efremov....

07.08.2017
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Travel

Anna Genova Russians increasingly prefer to spend their vacations domestically—and not for nothing. After all, you can’t find such a diversity of natural beauty in any other country of our continent. In this selection, we will tell you about some unique corners of Russia that excite the imagination with their grandiose vistas and where rare species of plants and animals are preserved. The “Chyornye Zemli” State Nature Biosphere Reserve “Chyornye Zemli” is the only human-made wilderness region in Europe studied by researchers from all over the world. All the diversity of the...

13.07.2017
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Travel

Sergei Vinogradov From an early age the famous explorer Matvey Shparo has followed in the steps (or more accurately, the ski trails) of his legendary father Dmitry Shparo, whose records expanded the boundaries of human ability. Matvey has completed dozens of unique arctic expeditions on skis, made it into the Guinness Book of World Records, and earned national awards. In an interview with Russkiy Mir the explorer told us that the Arctic is for him a love and a challenge. – Many encyclopedias call you a polar explorer. Is this a fair definition, considering the fact that you’ve made...

14.06.2017
Rubric: Interview
Subject: Travel

Sergei Vinogradov Photo: Iuri Kashin Letters from the front constitute the basis for new tourist routes that are opening in various parts of Russia this year. The eight winners have been announced in a contest for historical military routes called “Take pride, country, in your valiant sons!” Sightseers visit memorable locations connected to World War Two, which are described by those who participated in these events in letters to their loved ones. The authors of three winning routes gave tours to a correspondent from Russkiy Mir. Viewing history through the testimony of those who lived it isn’t a...

19.05.2017
Rubric: Commentary
Subject: Array

One of the key initiatives for the UK-Russia Year of Language and Literature was a trip taken by Russian and British writers along the Trans-Siberian railway. Above all, the English were impressed by Russian train attendants, Siberian Shakespeare fans, and the simple fact that Siberia turned out not to be a vacant landscape, but instead a populated land with cities of millions. On 14-16 March, they will talk about their trip at the London Book Fair. What better way to become acquainted with Russia than a journey by train through the entire country? The British Council agreed and invited several guests on a trip down the...

08.03.2017
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Travel

How do we make Russian-speaking young people from the former Soviet republics visit Crimea? This was the question to be answered by the participants of the International Roundtable Discussion “Crimea Youth Tourism: Modern Conditions and Development Prospects”, which was held at the Russkiy Mir Foundation building.      Representatives of the Crimean leadership, public persons, and heads of travelling agencies and young compatriots from the former Soviet republics took part in the discussion.     According to the deputy Head of the Republic of Crimea, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Crimea to the...

04.07.2016
Rubric: Articles
Subject: Travel

Search

Select Date:
Выбрать дату в календареВыбрать дату в календаре


  

News

Photo credit: msk.festivalnauki.ru USA students will learn Russian in Barnaul city situated on the western banks of the Ob River in the Altai Krai region of Siberia, IA Altai Pravda reports. 10 students from Hobart and William Smith Colleges were placed in local Altai... .
Photo credit: championat.com Russian volleyball players became the winners of the League of Nations, which was held in Chicago. In the final, the Russians beat the hosts with a score of 3-1. Russian team won the first League of Nations in 2018, which replaced the World League, TASS... .
Photo credit: The Ministry of Science and Higher Education RSL teachers summer school organized by American Councils for International Education opens in Alexandria nearby Washington, ksors.org website reports.  The program is unique because... .
Photo credit: daytlt.ru Osipov State Russian Folk Orchestra celebrates 100th anniversary today, July, 15, TASS reports. This day 100 years ago the musician performed on stage for the first time. According to the artistic director Vladimir Andropov all the coming season... .