Search Results

There are 11 item(s) tagged with the keyword "Altai".

Displaying: 1 - 10 of 11

1. Crossing the Line

With a bucket of paint and a dream, this Russian pensioner did what city officials wouldn't, but she may have had to cross a line to do it.  

Tags: roads, Altai, babushka, safety, street art
2. You've Gotta Be Kitten Me

A viral video shows some sleepy and very rare kittens in the Altai region. 

Tags: animals, Altai, video, cats, cat
3. Ferreting Into Adventure

The world's luckiest ferret is set to go on the vacation of a lifetime in the Altai mountains. 

Tags: adventure, tour, tourism, Altai, pets
4. Take This to Your Grave

These competitors will gladly dig their own graves, but only if it means victory.

Tags: death, Siberia, Altai, tomsk, Omsk, novosibirsk, competition
5. The Sea Buckthorn: Russia's Berry Best

This tiny Siberian berry packs a powerful punch – both in flavor and health benefits. 

Tags: food, tea, nature, Altai, health
6. City Spotlight: Barnaul

A carjacking museum, Soviet statues, and Hollywood letters: let's take a closer look at one of Russia's best-hidden gems, the city of Barnaul. 

Tags: lenin, Altai, medicine, food, cars, barnaul
7. Snow Leopards Dream of Electric-Fenced Sheep

This creative conservation project benefits both the endangered snow leopards in the Altai region and local farmers and their livestock.

Tags: agriculture, Altai, nature, leopards
8. September/October 2019

Mysteries of the Altai * History of Russian Scouting * A Private Farmer * Lyonushka and Ruble Bill * Mushrooms * The Language of Fall and Trees * Yeltsin's Notorious Bridge Incident * Ivan the Terrible's Second Wife

Tags: village, scouts, altai, yeltsin
9. The Mysteries and Labyrinths of Altai

Known as “Russia’s Tibet,” the Altai region is vast, unpeopled, and brimming with energy centers.

Tags: Siberia, Shamanism, altai
10. Skyfalls, Sinking Feelings, and Smitings

Falling from a Russian sky near you: airplanes, bags of money, and well-timed lightning bolts!

Tags: World Cup, soccer, orthodox church, Altai, sochi, Ufa
By Irina Bukharin

Displaying: 1 - 10 of 11

About Us

Russian Life is a publication of a 30-year-young, award-winning publishing house that creates a bimonthly magazine, books, maps, and other products for Russophiles the world over.

Our Contacts

Russian Life
PO Box 567
Montpelier VT 05601-0567

800-639-4301
802-223-4955