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Detailed information on Russia’s main tourist destinations

Moscow, UNESCO World Heritage Site

Official tourism portal
Today’s photos of Moscow (www.ivan.ru)
Discovering the Kremlin (www.kremlin.ru)
Moscow Underground (engl.mosmetro.ru)
The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts (www.museum.ru)
The Bolshoi Theatre (www.bolshoi.ru)

Saint Petersburg, UNESCO World Heritage Site

City Government portal (www.eng.gov.spb.ru)
Official guide (www.petersburgcity.com)
Wandering Camera project (thousands of photos from www.enlight.ru)
More photos (www.leningrad.su)
St.Petersburg Encyclopaedia (www.encspb.ru)
The Hermitage Museum (www.hermitagemuseum.org)
The Russian Museum (www.rusmuseum.ru)
The Mariinsky Theatre (www.mariinsky.ru)
Pushkin (Tsarskoye Selo) Palaces (www.pushkin-town.net)

National Show-Museum "Grand Maket Rossiya"

 

The Golden Ring of ancient Russian towns

Pereslavl-Zalessky (www.pereslavl-zalessky.com)
Rostov (Wikipedia article)
Uglich (www.adm.yar.ru)
Vladimir, UNESCO World Heritage Site (www.vladimir-city.ru)
Unofficial Vladimir town site (www.vladimir-russia.info)
Yaroslavl, UNESCO World Heritage Site (www.city.yar.ru)

Sochi (Black Sea resort and host city for 2014 Winter Olympics)

www.sochiclub.ru

Novgorod, UNESCO World Heritage Site

www.novgorod.ru
www.eng.tourism.velikiynovgorod.ru

Kaliningrad (former Koenigsberg)

www.kaliningradcity.ru

Volga Region

A website for Kazan city (www.gotokazan.com)
Kazan millennium anniversary (www.kazan1000.ru)
Virtual Ulyanovsk tour (www.lionet.info)
Volgograd (former Stalingrad; city administration site - www.volgadmin.ru)
Nizhny Novgorod administration (www.admcity.nnov.ru)
Nizhny Novgorod sights (www.nwp.sci-nnov.ru)

Siberia and Far East

Ekaterinburg (www.its.ekburg.ru)
The Urals (www.welcome-ural.ru)
The Trans-Siberian Railway (www.transsib.ru)
Lake Baikal (World Heritage site) and Irkutsk city (www.baikal.ru)
Kamchatka Peninsula (www.travelkamchatka.com)