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Top 10 Most Desired Winter Journeys – Part 2

Top 10 Most Desired Winter Journeys – Part 2

  In our latest blog, we began the countdown for the top 10 routes our customers were interested in last winter, in order to give you some ideas of where you could go this year! If you missed this, head over to the ‘Top 10 Most Desired Winter Journeys – Part 1’ now and then come back when you are finished, to see... the final Top 5...
September 19, 2014 - Comments
Top 10 Most Desired Winter Journeys – Part 1

Top 10 Most Desired Winter Journeys – Part 1

As the summer comes to a close, and the long nights draw in, it is only natural to think of travel; visiting more exotic, or unusual, places to take a break from it all. Why not take a journey along the thousands of miles of rail track throughout Russia and beyond? From the comfort of a sleeper cabin, or the catered luxury of a dining car, travelling by train gives you the ...
September 8, 2014 - Comments
Russian Holidays, Part 3: May 9th - Victory Day

Russian Holidays, Part 3: May 9th - Victory Day

Victory Day is a celebration that brings together the Russian public and showcases the military might of Russia. Celebrated on the 9th May, the parade dates back to 1945. Moscow hosts the largest Russian parade each year and this year, it showcased on TV, a parade of servicemen and women that serve in Russia, plus displayed many Russian military weapons. It highlighted ...
May 9, 2014 - Comments
Russian Holidays, Part 2: The beginning of the Great Lent

Russian Holidays, Part 2: The beginning of the Great Lent

On Sunday, Russian's reached the end of their week long celebrations of 'Maslenitsa' – and begun their Great Lent in Russia. 'Maslenitsa' festival ran from the 24th February to the 2nd March and it is a celebration for Russian’s to say “goodbye” to winter and “hello” to spring. It is celebrated to mark the ...
March 4, 2014 - Comments
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