Environmentalists say the law threatens protected natural areas and the lake’s status as a UNESCO World Heritage site.
It contains more water than all the Great Lakes combined, and the science of our planet explains why.
From Golden Mountains of Altai to Lake Baikal, Russian Federation is rich in cultural heritage. The UNESCO World Heritage List includes 28 sites from the country. Here are a few of them The official name of the holiday is Russia Day (Dien Rossii). It marks the anniversary of the First Congress of People’s Deputies adopting the Declaration of State Sovereignty of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (RSFSR) in 1990.
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Fall in Karelia, summer in Yakutia, winter in Moscow, spring in St. Petersburg… Check out the most popular Russian landmarks’ in seasonal metamorphoses.
Studies show that looking at pleasant images, especially those of nature, can provide a mental escape for stressed people.
Could drones be the key to supporting other conservation efforts in remote locations?
The Moscow Kremlin (known also as the Kremlin) is arguably one of the most iconic monuments in the Russian capital of Moscow. The Kremlin is a fortified complex that dates to the 14 th century and served as Russia’s seat of power for much of its history since then.
Little can replace the feeling of being in the Great Outdoors. Yet simply looking at photographs of nature for as few as five minutes can have a similar calming effect on the brain.
Julia spent 25 years dreaming of her first home. Eventually she returned – and found a long-lost toy.
Kaliningrad has all the dreamy components of a city break without the crowds.
From Putorana to Patagonian, take a look at these great plateaus of the world.
The main local attraction during the winter is, of course, the cold itself. To fully appreciate it, the best time to visit is from mid-December to February. This is when the temperature here drops to 50 C below zero and the streets are covered in a thick fog. Believe it or not, there are some unforgettable things you can do even in such extreme conditions!
Whether you’re in New Zealand for the warm season or chilling in Breckenridge, there are a whole lot of options for just about every time zone’s new year.
The inaugural Ironman 70.3 St. Petersburg will take place on July 19, 2020.
“If you can find me a better place than Kamchatka on this Earth, I will argue with you!” exclaimed Alexei Ozerov, the exuberant chief volcanologist on the entrancing peninsula hanging…
This is Wrangel Island, a small island to the north of Eastern Russia that was the last home to living woolly mammoths.