Russia Travel Blog

Frozen beauty of Lake Baikal by Russian photographer.

Written by Michael Schneider on 1st Feb 2017

Baikal is impressive! It’s the deepest and the cleanest lake on Earth. When we were planning our trip, we had no idea how wonderful, majestic, and fairy it would be. We were enraptured by its beauty, so much so that we almost didn’t sleep all 3 days we were there. READ MORE

Russian Festivals - Celebrate like the Russians do!

Written by Anna Schneider on 31st May 2016

Russians adore celebrations, they celebrate all the time and everywhere. Russian Festivals are known for the atmosphere, brightness, generosity, traditional food, songs and dances. Let’s take a look at the most popular ones!  READ MORE

Kamchatka surfing: Are you badass enough?

Written by Anna Schneider on 17th May 2016
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Are you a surfer who is looking for a unique experience, surfing a break in one of the most remote regions on earth. Well, welcome to Kamchatka, more than 6500 miles from Moscow where new generation of surfers is growing.
Kamchatka surfing, catching crystal clear waves with snowy volcano peaks in a background is completely different and life changing experience. READ MORE

Travel in time with indigenous Russia

Written by Anna Schneider on 17th May 2016
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Indigenous Russia refers to early tribes from Far North, Central and Southern Siberia and Far East who live in the same territories and keep the same way of life and traditions over centuries. 41 so called tribes were recognized by Russian law in the year 2000 as a “Minor Indigenous People of Russia”. The larger indigenous people such as the Sakha (also called Yakuts) and Komi created their own small states within mother Russia.


Kamchatka seaside experiences

Written by Michael Schneider on 27th Jan 2016

If you always wanted to experience an adventure of a lifetime, Kamchatka is the perfect destination, a land of myth and legend, of larger than life wilderness and one of the last authentic places on Earth. READ MORE

6 Must See Moscow Attractions

Written by Michael Schneider on 24th Dec 2015

You’ve made it to the capital city of Russia. Now shake off the jetlag, slam down a vodka shot and get out there to explore the vast cultural treasures this city has to offer. Here are the six tourist sites and activities handpicked from our list of Moscow attractions. READ MORE

My Kamchatka Photo trip

Written by Yanai Bonneh on 8th Dec 2015

“My name is Yanai Bonneh. I live in Ein HaBesor, a cooperative Israeli settlement in the Negev Desert. Few months ago I watched TV at home and saw a movie about Kamchatka on NG channel. I was amazed from the first moment and promise myself that soon I’ll be there. READ MORE