If you have yet to visit Russia and are considering doing so in the near future but just aren’t quite convinced yet, read the following reasons why you should start planning your trip today…
1. Rich History
There is no denying that Russia exudes history in its nearly every city and town. For any and all history buffs, a single visit to cities such as St. Petersburg and Moscow will be a time filled with exploration of fabulous palaces, cathedrals and plenty of museums to gain a better understanding of what the country has gone through to become what it is today.
2. Unmatched Natural Beauty
For any travelers hoping to capture stunning views, widely diverse range of sceneries and unforgettable outdoor escapes. With an area that is almost twice the size of the USA, Russia is filled with millions of kilometers all offering its own unique landscape and setting.
3. Four Seasons of Splendor
Thinking about visiting in the spring or summer? You will get to enjoy plenty of lush greenery and sunshine. Planning for a winter escape? You will be happy to know that St. Petersburg turns into a winter wonderland sprinkled with snow and plenty of twinkling lights to marvel at. No matter what time you decide to visit, you are guaranteed something unique and exciting during every season.
4. More Bang for Your Buck
Due to the drastic devaluation of the Ruble at the end of 2014, your money will now go a whole lot further than it usually would. This means it is a fantastic place for budget travelers and those hoping to make sure their wallets aren’t completely empty when heading back home.
5. A Land of Imagination & Opportunity
If you are looking for ways to be inspired, Russia will surely not disappoint. With so many opportunities of new places to see, things to do and treasures to be discovered, there is something new and exciting at nearly every turn. Who knows, you may just be inspired to pack up your bags and make it your new home!