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MOSCOW TO BUILD WORLD’S BIGGEST BUILDING

Crystal Island is the name of a new huge building to be built in Moscow within the next five years. With its 27 million square feet, it will be the worlds biggest building. [...]

HOW TO ENJOY MOSCOW

Steven Lee Myers has written an article for The New York Times with instructions on how to spend 36 hours in Moscow, [...]

MINI SUITE ON RAILS

A new super luxury Trans-Siberian rail service Moscow to Beijing was inaugurated this week. You can enjoy the 5,800 mile long trip in a 77 square foot gold class mini [...]

ST. PETERSBURG IN WINTERTIME

Steve Dougherty reports in an article for The New York Times, that the tsar-time Russian capital with its exquisite architecture can be quite enjoyable even in [...]

LONDON TO HONG KONG – BY TRAIN!

Rachael Glazier of the Times Online, put together a trip from London to Hong Kong by train. It did take some organizing to do and the one-way trip including train tickets, visas (for Belarus, Russia, Mongolia, and China) and two nights in a Beijing hotel came to a total of £812.70 or about [...]

WINTER OLYMPICS 2014

The 2006 games in Turin are only about to start, Vancouver has been selected host for the 2010 games, and The New York Times is already comparing the candidates for the 2014 Olympic [...]

THE ART TREASURES OF THE HERMITAGE

If you love art, this is a place that you must visit. The Hermitage in St. Petersburg, Russia is one of the worlds largest art museums with an amazing collection of over 3 million items. [...]

THE PUSHKIN CAFE IN MOSCOW

The Pushkin Cafe in Moscow is getting rave reviews. Russia is not known for great restaurants, but things have been changing in recent [...]