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Russia Trip Planner & Country Guide Overview

Russia Trip Planner & Country Overview

The largest nation in the world, Russia bridges 9 time zones and is a paragon of piercing beauty, pinnacling the opulent and the stark. Candy-hued domed cathedrals in the west juxtapose the barren expanse of tundra in the Siberian east. Intelligentsia pleasures of ballet, caviar and Tolstoy can be matched only by the natural splendor of the country's taiga forests, ice curtains and glittering waterways. Be the master of your own adventure with this Trip Planner for Russia.

What You Need to
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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - Do I need a Passport to go to Russia
PASSPORT
Probably

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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - Do I need a Visa to go to Russia
VISA
Probably

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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - Do I need Vaccinations to go to Russia
VACCINATIONS
None required for most travelers

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GO, SEE, DO
CITIES


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SIGHTS


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ACTIVITIES


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GOOD TO KNOW
Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What languages do they speak in Russia
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE


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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What money use trip to Russia
CURRENCY


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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - International Airports in Russia
MAJOR AIRPORTS
Russian Ruble

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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What is weather like for trip to Russia
CLIMATE
Sheremetyevo International Airport, Moscow & Pulkovo Airport, St. Petersburg

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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - When is best time go for trip to Russia
WHEN TO GO
Continental to polar tundra in Siberia

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TECH ACCESS
Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What outlets and plug adaptor do I need for trip to Russia
OUTLETS
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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What is wifi access is available for trip to Russia
WIFI & MOBILE
220V 50Hz C, F

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ADVICE FROM LOCALS

Wifi & Mobile Access


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Negotiate taxi fare (including tip) before your ride.


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Drink vodka neat, without ice or mixers.


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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - Do they tip in Russia
TIPPING
It's considered rude to refuse offers of food or drink.

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GET AROUND


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WILDLIFE


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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What are the best festivals and events for trip to Russia
FESTIVALS & EVENTS
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GET TO KNOW...
Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What is the major religion in Russia
RELIGION


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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What are the major indigenous cultures in Russia
CULTURES
Highly Varied

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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What type of Government does Russia have
GOVERNMENT
Russian, Tatar

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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What history do I need to know for trip to Russia
HISTORY
Presidential Parliamentary Republic

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CUISINE TO TRY
EAT


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DRINK


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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What is the calling code for Russia
CALLING CODE
Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What should I pack for trip to Russia
WHAT TO PACK
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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What are the best souvenirs for trip to Russia
SHOPPING
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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - Health tips I need to know for trip to Russia/?k=ru
HEALTH


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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - Safety tips I need to know for trip to Russia/?k=ru
SAFETY
Water-& Food-Borne Disease Warning

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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - How should I dress for trip to Russia/?k=ru
TRADITIONAL DRESS


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Russia Trip Planner Country Guide - What is the time zone for trip to Russia/?k=ru
TIME
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11 Time Zones - Moscow Standard Time (MSK)