A nice Russia holiday means visiting a country full of contrasts. From the icy tundra to the golden beaches, the silver fir forests to snowy peaks, from deep dark lakes to vast grasslands. The culture of Russia is as diverse as its landscapes. Listed below are several inexpensive travel agencies where you can book an apartment, hotel, holiday tour, beach holiday or ski and snowboard holiday. You can also get cheap airline tickets for your holiday or business trip to Moscow or St Petersburg.
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Cheap Russia Holidays
Airline Tickets – Visit our airline tickets page, if you can’t find the right tickets for your holiday or business trip to Yekaterinburg, Moscow, St Petersburg or Sochi. There you will certainly find a ticket from Aeroflot, KLM, Lufthansa or any other airline to Russia.
Holiday Tour – If you already have taken in the sights of historic St. Petersburg, vibrant Moscow and beautiful Lake Baikal, it is worth it to deviate from the beaten path and explore the real Russia. Visit the city on the Volga, Kaliningrad, to taste delicious honey cake, or the “City of the Dead ‘in Dargavs with her stunning mausoleums.
Russian cuisine is also infinitely varied, from meat noodles to blini, of black bread to borscht, cabbage rolls to kebabs. Beer and vodka are the favourite beverages, in addition to a choice of home-brewed drinks as heart-warming as the Russian hospitality.
If you love architecture and culture, visit European Russia, and head to Siberia to get an impression of the great outdoors. A trip on the Trans-Siberian train is an unforgettable experience and a great way to see this vast, awe-inspiring country.
City Break St. Petersburg
It took some 18 years to build St. Petersburg, but it was worth it for Peter the Great. Russia needed a new capital after Ivan the Terrible let the previous capital, Novgorod, waste away. Since then several Tsars and Tsarina’s lived in one of the palaces that are found in St. Petersburg. During a city break in Saint Petersburg, a visit to at least one of the palaces, is a must. Except palaces, St. Petersburg also has many museums, including the Hermitage which is undoubtedly the best known. The Hermitage is located in the Winter Palace, and is one of the largest art and cultural history museums in the world.
Lovers of theatre (Mariinsky Theatre) and churches (Church of the Savior on Blood) will be in their element in St Petersburg. With all this beauty, you would almost forget that the city has many shopping and entertainment venues.