Around Baikal Lake: visiting Tazheran Steppe on a day trip from Irkutsk

Tazheran Steppe… so far, the most beautiful place I have ever seen. I came across this place by pure accident: I was looking for things to do around Baikal Lake and saw a picture of a fantastic place: autumnal hills alternating with valleys, lit by the fading sun. After a bit of digging I found out that this place is Read More

Moscow pictures: stunning photos of Moscow

If you have any doubts on whether you should visit Moscow, I can assure you that you definitely should. Moscow is a stunning city, full of historical places, colourful churches and just amazing buildings. I share below some pictures of Moscow so you can see it for yourself. Some pictures are available for sale, just drop me an email. Moscow Read More

A Full Travel Guide to St Petersburg

I am pretty sure, no other city in Russia gets as many tourists as Saint Petersburg. Just think of its lavish and luxurious palaces, incredibly decorated churches, museums rich in exhibits (the Hermitage has several millions!), the famous politeness of its residents, and spectacular suburb residences and parks that surpass the French ones, and you will understand why tourists choose Read More

Why to Travel to Moscow

I know that when it comes to choosing between Moscow and St Petersburg, people usually prefer the latter. But there are many things to see and do in Moscow, including palaces, parks, churches, museums, magnificent architecture, and the underground. If you are still asking yourself why you should travel to Moscow, have a look at this short video: I hope Read More