Russia is an European country although two thirds of territory are found in Asia, which makes the nation a multicultural region where East and West merge to create a unique folklore. Russian landscapes include steppes in the south, dense woodlands, and tundra in its northern coasts. However, most of the territory is covered by snow for at least six months a year.

Thanks to its diversity, it attracts people from all over the world not only for tourism, but for the life quality Russians have. Moreover, it is a perfect destination to celebrate New Year as it is traditionally Russia’s most anticipated and greatest event. By 2018, this country will host the XXI Edition of FIFA World Cup, reason why its tourist and historical centers are being renewed for the visit of thousands of spectators.

Russia is the biggest country of the world since it extends from the Baltic land in the gulf of Kaliningrad to Ratmanov Island in the Strait of Bering. In addition, this federation owns a quarter of the forests of the world and is known as “The lungs of Europe”.

  • Continent: Eurasia
  • Climate: It presents all types of climate from the arctic to the subtropical