Tag — RUSSIAN CITIES
The World Festival of Youth and Students will starts in Sochi, Russia 14th of October
This year, Russia will host the
The World Festival of Youth and Students has been active since 1947. In 1957 and 1985, the Festival was held in Moscow. The 1957 Festival in Moscow was the biggest event in its history unting 34,000 delegates from 131 countries. In 2017, we expect around 30,000 from 150 countries to attend the event!
Winner of voting for Tourist brand of Russia will be announced 27th of September
Nationwide voting for the best concept of tourist brand is already closed by National Tourism portal RUSSIA.TRAVEL and Federal Agency for Tourism. Winner will be announced 27th of September, during International Day of Tourism.
Nizhny Novgorod Marriott Hotel Kremlin will be opened in November 2017
Marriott Hotels & Resorts will opened new hotel in Nizhny Novgorod one of 11 cities hosts of FIFA World Cup 2018. Due to its advantageous location on the Volga River, Nizhny Novgorod developed into Russia’s key commerce centre in the 19th century. It is one of Russia’s most traditional and beautiful cities. Famous annual trade fairs attracted the country’s merchants and wealth to the city.
Russia confirmed free train travel between host cities for World Cup 2018
Football fans travelling to Russia for the 2018 World Cup will be able to save considerable sums of money following confirmation all train transportation between the 11 host cities will be free of charge for next summer's event.
2017 FIFA Confederations Cup starts on Krestovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg tomorrow
The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup is the 10th edition of the FIFA Confederations Cup, a quadrennial international men's football tournament organised by FIFA. It will be held in Russia from 17 June to 2 July 2017 as a prelude to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Russian Federation is voting for Tourist brand of Russia
Nationwide voting for the best concept of tourist brand has opened and organized by National Tourism portal RUSSIA.TRAVEL and Federal Agency for Tourism. Voting will last till 15th of August 2017 when winner will be selected among 10 shortlisted concepts.
Marriott International, Inc. is planning to open 12 new hotels in Russia
International hotel chain Marriott International is planning to open soon 12 new hotels in Russia, the president and managing director of Marriott in Europe, Amy McPherson, and the company’s president and CEO, Arne Sorenson, said in an interview to Interfax news agency.
Latvian national airline airBaltic will start operating flights on a new route Riga - Kazan - Riga from April 26, 2017
There will be two flights a week from Riga to Kazan on the aircraft Boeing 737. The flight duration is 2 hours and 25 minutes. The price for one direction tickets starts from 99 euros, including airport fees.
Entertainment Park The Magical World of Russia will be built within 3 years on the border of the Kaluga and Moscow regions
Russia is planning to build its own Disneyland-style theme park on the border of the Kaluga and Moscow regions. The attraction will include the world’s biggest water park, said Kaluga Regional Governor Anatoly Artamonov at a meeting with President Putin.
Unique new festival “Singing Bridges” starts in St.Petersburg this week
The start of the show will be given on the night of 23nd July on the Palace Bridge and will last till 25th September.