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Palace Square, St Petersburg

Russia "Lite": a city break in St Petersburg

by stokel

Destination: St. Petersburg

It is the most European of Russia's cities, a sea of designer labels and familiar Western brands. But the drab poverty is still a culture shock – and there's something you should know about hotels…

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The road to Murmansk

Murmansk: urban life in the Arctic Circle

by Drifter

Destination: Murmansk

It's a 1,200-mile drive from Moscow to Murmansk – in winter, the ultimate Russian road trip. The reward is a city steeped in tradition, World War II history and haunting memories of the Cold War

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Traditional house in Suzdal

Beyond Moscow

Destination: Vladimir

How to leave the city behind and in just a few days greatly broaden your understanding of Russia

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Novgorod Kremlin Wall

Beyond St Petersburg

Destination: Pskov

How to leave the city behind and in just a few days greatly broaden your understanding of Russia.

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