Travel Russia News July 2021

From end of June Russia has resumed flights with USA, Jordan, Belgium, Bulgaria, Ireland. It is planned to restart direct flights to Italy and Cyprus in nearest future.

Helen Isaeva

"Dreams of Freedom" in Tretyakov gallery, new 1000 km cycling route and hotel providing stay free for kinds under 17 years

Special route for bicycles Cycling becomes more and more popular with Russians but there are not many routes designed for this kind of sport. Special route for bicycles between Moscow and Saint Petersburg of 1150 km is planned to be constructed in the nearest future. The route will pass through old Rusian towns like Novgorod, Tver, Torzhok, Gatchina.
The newly opened Holiday Inn St. Petersburg The newly opened Holiday Inn®St. Petersburg - Theatre Square is located in the city center, in the historic building of the XVIII century Nikolsky Ryady.
Within walking distance of the main attractions: Mariinsky Theater, the Hermitage, St. Nicholas Cathedral. The hotel offers 158 comfortable rooms of three categories: Standard, Premium, Suits. All rooms are equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi, air conditioning, TV, mini-bar, safe, ironing board. Breakfast is served in the restaurant on the ground floor and offers selected variety of fresh dishes for any taste.
Kids ages 17 and under stay for free when sharing their parents’ room. Up to four kids ages 12 and under eat free any time of the day in any Holiday Inn® on-site restaurant.

The biggest project of Tretyakov gallery in Moscow "Dreams of freedom. Romatism in Russia and Germany" - The biggest project of Tretyakov gallery in Moscow together with art institutions of Drezden. This is the first attempt of such calibre to place the art objects of the Romatism epoch of both Russia and Germany on the same scene. The exposition represents the works of the great masters of the first quarter of the XIXth century - Caspar David Friedrich, Philipp Otto Runge, Johann Overbeck, Alexander Ivanov, Alexey Venetsianov, Karl Brullov, Orest Kiprensky. 300 works of art are on display.

Special interest programs in Russia

Collection of our tours Travel Russia has a wealth of experience in handling different themed tours. These are the trips focusing on Art and Architecture, Archeology, The Life of Russian Emperors, Magic World of Theatre, Music, Education as well as military tours, Business groups tours, or any other special interest programs. We have handled groups from the Guggenheim museum, the Victoria and Albert and Tate Gallery in London, SFMOMA, Sydney Museum of Modern Art, the Royal Ontario and Calgary museums and many others. We have access to museum curators and high caliber specialists, interesting guests speakers that we invite for a lecture or private tour for our guests. As each of our program is unique and designed for the particular traveller or group.

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