Shamans, AK-47s and pies that aren't really pies. We lift the lid on Urdmurtia, Russia's strangest region and home of the Buranovskiye Babushki
Weekly round-up of the world's travel health news from Nomad including dengue fever in Colombia, leishmaniasis in Honduras and measles in Russia
In the latest Wanderlust magazine we feature an incredible photograph of Plosky Tolbachik volcano erupting in Kamchatka, Russia. Here's the story behind the photo
We speak to TV traveller Simon Reeve ahead of his latest adventure, travelling east-west across Russia, where he discovers wild landscapes and escapes the clutches of the secret police...
Staging the World Cup has revealed a side of Russia that canny travellers have known about for years – a beautiful country full of fascinating history, stunning landscapes and hospitable people
River cruises can give you a fresh perspective on familiar places and help ford hard-to-reach destinations. Here are 12 trips that will definitely float your boat, from India to Canada…
Matthew Woodward goes in search of a decent red to toast his last meal in Russia. Next stop: China.
A vast country that stretches from Europe to the Far East, Russia has something for everyone. Whether you’re looking for culture, wildlife or an epic rail journey, Russia offers it all
A trip to the planet's tips remain at the top of most travellers' wishlists. Grab your base layers and head north to discover spectacular Arctic wonders across Greenland, Norway, Russia and more...
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