UNESCO adds Russian churches to list of cultural heritage sites; John Burger; Aleteia

Several churches and other religious institutions recently were added to the United Nations’ list of cultural heritage sites, in particular, the churches of the Pskov School of Architecture…

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Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments; Dorota; Everything Everywhere

Dorota’s ultimate guide to visiting the Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg, Russia, a UNESCO site, covers the best things to do, and what to know before you go.

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From Babylon to Jodrell Bank, here are the newest UNESCO World Heritage sites; Meghan Miner Murray; National Geographic

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Moscow Kremlin Museums say ‘bravo!’ to restorers; Hannah McGivern; Art Newspaper

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How a vast Siberian lake became the latest victim of overtourism; Chris Leadbeater; Telegraph

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10 of Russia’s deepest lakes; RBTH

What is striking about these water reserves is not just their size but also the amazing legends associated with them.

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A Wave of Protests in Russia and the Chinese-Russian Relationship; Blog Factory

Official relations are good, but Russians grow wary of Chinese investments Halting the building of a bottling plant on Lake Baikal was an environmental victory, but experts note the anti-Chinese…

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Incredible photos capture the world’s deepest freshwater lake in winter; Kara Godfrey; The Sun

THE world’s deepest freshwater lake – Ozero Baykal – can be found in Siberia, Russia. Also known as Lake Baikal, it is also the oldest lake in the world – dating back some 2…

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Top 7 natural wonders for the best Instagram shots in Russia; Russia Beyond

Pack your bags and head to Russia’s most beautiful and photogenic sites of natural beauty.

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10 stunning World Heritage sites that are in danger; Annemarie McCarthy; Lonely Planet

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