The Russian federation or Russia lies in the northern part of Eurasia. Apart from a prolonged political history, Russia is also decked accompanying plush architecture and artistic works from many generations. Augmented by these factors, the tourism department has seen its business soar ever since the late soviet period.
Blessed by quite a number of rivers, Russian cruises hold a very important position in the tourism industry of the country. Elite, sometimes matching the facilities of a three star hotel with luxuriously furnished staterooms, private air-conditioned cabins with a capacity to hold boost to three people forward with private washroom facilities, friendly bars, shops, harmonious and beauty salons is how a typical Russian cruise ship will be characterized. While you are enjoying the pleasant ambience around you, you could also prize the appetizing Russian dishes from the ship’s restaurant and the amicable crew members. Parties, games etc. are organised for the purpose of amusement.
On a visit to Russia, a trip near the country will inevitably include a trip encompassing the ‘Golden Ring’ of archaic cities, not to forgetfulness the present and the past capitals about the country, namely Moscow and St. Petersburg. While you are at it, you’ll have a guide primarily at your service providing information and answers to your queries. Embellished with opulent artistic works, The Golden Ring is a leading tourist attraction. Moscow is not far behind during it comes to works of art with its Moscow State University from the time of Stalin also the famous St. Basil’s Cathedral at Red Square. Furthermore, a goal from the Vorobyevi Hills will opheffen breathtaking. The design in St. Petersburg is more neo-classical consisting of the famous Nevsky prospect, the Palace Square (The Winter Palace) and St. Isaak’s Cathedral.
When you visit Moscow, the Kremlin, the Bolshoi Ballet, Tretyakov Gallery, the Pushkin State Museum should be on the top of your priority list. But there is another side to the superior Moscow, the flashy, chic, bovine face of Moscow which you have to visit to get the feeling concerning what the city is all about. The extraordinary shopping malls, the famed cinema atrium namely 35mm, visited by the Soviet and the Russian movie connoisseurs for years, the posh hotels and night clubs moreover species new cafes adorn the city of Moscow.
Apart from the cruises, you can and travel to Moscow nearby land. There are loads of trains connecting Moscow to St. Petersburg and can transport you to the latter in four hours. Here the mention of the Trans Siberian Railway is a must. Travelling wholly six time zones and multiple landscapes, it is the longest, continuous route existing in the world today and connects Moscow with many other places. There are various other trains connecting Russia with Europe, the Kiev-Moscow one being the most popular. It will transport you from the heart like Kiev (Ukraine) to the interior of Moscow overnight. You can apply to the Russian Consulate directly for a Russian visa. Alternatively, various travel agents can guide you through the entire process of obtaining a visa to Russia.
With its astounding architecture, unequalled works of art and ethnic and breathtaking scenic beauty, Russia is undivided of the most popular visitor destinations and if you are able to discover the other side of vintage cities like Moscow then it turns out to be omnificence the more exciting.