Perceptions of Russia

Continuing her series of blogs written exclusively for Real Russia, Jessica, creator of travel blog How Dare She, shares with us how her perceptions of Russia and her people changed when she had the opportunity to visit the country herself.


The last part of this customer tale takes us further east, with Beijing approaching as the final destination.

Our intrepid couple leave Moscow for a rail trip through Siberia, heading east towards the beautiful Lake Baikal and the ‘Paris of the East’, Irkutsk.

Enjoy part one of this incredible journey taken by two Real Russia customers this past summer along the Trans-Siberian railway, from Moscow, through Irkutsk and Lake Baikal, to Beijing.