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There are 37 item(s) tagged with the keyword "travel".

Displaying: 1 - 10 of 37

1. News Items

News on travel, protests, Balashikha, a crooner, and the growing loan bubble.

Tags: sheremetyevo, kamchatka, environment, pollution, 1812, travel
2. Returning from Afar

An excerpt from Benson Bobrick’s new book, a memoir of his life and work as a writer.

Tags: travel, siberia
3. Tips and Tricks for Russian Train Travel

There may be no better way to understand Russia than spending a few days chugging across the country by train. Here are our tips for how to make the most of it.

Tags: railroad, railway, trans-siberian railway, train, travel tips, travel
4. An Alien's Guide to the Subway

Sometimes a subway is just that. And sometimes it is not. On the perils of inter-lingual travel...

Tags: language, new york, travel
5. The Pull of Stalin's Riviera

On the foundation of Intourist and some of the beautiful posters they used to entice tourist to Soviet Russia.

Tags: stalin, soviet, travel, intourist
6. End of Budget Travel?

After years of threatening to ban cheap dormitory-like hostels and any other accomodation in residential buildings, Russian lawmakers have approved a measure that could cause many private individuals to stop renting out beds, driving up lodging costs for young travelers.

Tags: travel, taxes, hotels, youth hostels, hostels
7. Lake Koyashskoye

On the eastern tip of Crimea is a mysterious, salty lake. We take you there.

Tags: travel, Black Sea, Ukraine, Crimea
8. Pushkin Was Here (Perhaps)

“Pushkin is our everything,” Russians like to say. And sometimes it seems like he was everywhere.

Tags: tourism, cities, travel, pushkin
9. Piter's People – Dusya Gorbovskaya

Dusya is a Vasiliyevsky Island local, whose job it is to promote a creative space located on the island – Sevkabel Port. 

Tags: cycling, urban, travel, st. petersburg
10. Piter's People – Tigran Ayrapetyan

Tigran loves history and music, plays piano, and founded hotels. Oh, and he also tries to make time travel possible.

Tags: travel, hotels, St. Petersburg

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