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Welcome to the Russia group!

This group will help all travelers who is planning to tarvel and who is already in Russia. Are you just curies about Russia? Everybody is welcome to this group!

Everyone who would like to post an own question, opinion, experiences please feel free to post here. But what is Russia?

Russia (Russian: Россия), officially known as both Russia and the Russian Federation (Russian: Ru-Rossiyskaya Federatsiya Rossiya.ogg Российская Федерация​ (help·info), Rossiyskaya Federatsiya), is a country in northern Eurasia (Europe and Asia together). It is a semi-presidential republic, comprising 83 federal subjects.

Russia shares borders with the following countries (from northwest to southeast): Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania (via Kaliningrad Oblast), Poland (via Kaliningrad Oblast), Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. It also has maritime borders with Japan (by the Sea of Okhotsk) and the United States (by the Bering Strait).

At 17,075,400 square kilometres (6,592,800 sq mi), Russia is, in area, by far the largest country in the world, covering more than an eighth of the Earth’s land area; with 142 million people, it is the ninth largest by population. It extends across the whole of northern Asia and 40% of Europe, spanning 11 time zones, and incorporating a wide range of environments and landforms. Russia has the world's largest reserves of mineral and energy resources, and is considered an energy superpower. It has the world's largest forest reserves and its lakes contain approximately one-quarter of the world's unfrozen fresh water.



Members: 4718
Sub-Groups: 158
Members in Sub-Groups: 80023
Posts: 9715
Created: Aug 15, 2004
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Members

NameJoined
Alexandra LevinaAlexandra Levina moderator 06/04/2007
GAECHKA GAECHKA moderator 08/15/2004
THYTHIA THYTHIA moderator I've been living in Russia since 2003, impressed by the changes, absolutely love it here. 06/09/2006
Sal Scordella Sal Scordella 02/20/2014
krsk Rukrsk Ru батькивщина 08/28/2011
Vladimir GolubevVladimir Golubev I'm from Russia, Saint-Petersburg. Welcome! 02/12/2014
Lida SysoevaLida Sysoeva 09/17/2011
OCEANOGRAPHEROCEANOGRAPHER live in Russia 09/08/2008

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Astrakhan73122
Barnaul105164
Belgorod5932
Bikin0-
Black Sea Riviera5020
Blagoveshchensk84179
Bryansk2110
Caucasus Mineral Waters (KMV)4822
Cheboksary27885
Chelyabinsk178585
Cherepovets511
Chita2521
Dagestan4659
Ekaterinburg25184667
Elabuga, Tatarstan84
Elista4213457141
GMAT, GRE?11
Hare Krishna Russia42
Irkutsk12611780
Italy calls Russia164
Ivanovo20958
Izhevsk (Udmurtia)173154
Kaliningrad11181775
Kaluga3520
Kamchatka159800
Karelia258667
Kazan192127715965
Kemerovo21421
Khabarovsk670768
Kirov23252
Komsomolsk-na-Amure4023
Kostroma3624
Krasnodar400705
Krasnoyarsk2981137
Kurgan6122
Kursk5630
Lake Baikal406410
Learn Spanish+Tango+Swing!1-
Lipetsk17013819240
Magnitogorsk14821
Maykop5212
Moscow3962260167
Murmansk516909
Murom2328
Naberezhnyye Chelny14317
Nadym / Yamalo-Nenetski Autonomni Okrug86
Nalchik4616
Nizhny Novgorod14082088
Novokuznetsk12921
Novosibirsk- Capital of Siberia7311981
Omsk699399
Orenburg80149
Oryol4040
Penza3917
Perm305376
Pskov166140
Pyatigorsk Пятигорск277
Rostov-on-Don10911037
Russia1-
Наша RUSSIA498
Russia - CS Organisation1511
Russia_Culturalsurfing43
Russia - India3-
Russian people in Egypt2-
Russia to Maldives32
Russia & UK culture-language exchange3-
Russia - Vegetarians & Vegans8363
Russia - Visa & Registration341560
Ryazan5576
Rybinsk14294967295
Sakhalin81151
Samara949650
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Saransk8512
Saratov10787
Severodvinsk 937
Smolensk6788
Sochi377333
Staryy Oskol733
Stavropol6053
St. Petersburg1331237843
Surgut15539
Syktyvkar10414
Taganrog11636
Tambov188
Togliatti327375
Tomsk320684
Travel mate - Russia599278
Tuapse CS215
Tula290154
Tuva5455
Tver51129
Tynda55
Tyumen154360
Ufa1127702
Ulan-Ude339311
Ulyanovsk4220
Velikiy Novgorod248251
Vladikavkaz8336
Vladimir & Suzdal137183
Vladivostok9771200
Volgograd (Stalingrad)257851
Vologda28869
Volunteering in Russia64
Voronezh672402
Vyborg7426
WWOOF RUSSIA1-
Yakutia149288
Yakutsk: The Coldest on Earth1-
Yaroslavl (Golden Ring)251417
Yoshkar-Ola! 19299

Group Posts

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  Title By Replies Date
Flagged postsModerator 18  06/10/2011
Apply visa for Russiaangemoi6  04/13/2014
looking for a job in RussiaVEROW4  04/13/2014
Advice on Transsiberian ExpressMadeleen Graafland2  04/12/2014
Фотки!Daniele Cassano1  04/08/2014
Looking for international friendships so there will be peaceLucas Holtmann-  04/07/2014
Business with RussiaEmre Bckc-  04/04/2014
Help translate postcards for a better world into RussianMats Blakstad4  04/03/2014
Star City - is it available for public? Day of CosmonauticsAnna Bedynska-  04/02/2014
Looking For Hitchhiking Travel PartnerAlper Semerci-  04/02/2014
Brazil calling!Aurélio Vieira1  03/31/2014
Permanently leaving my car behind in Russia (Possible?)Yuri 17  03/31/2014
Just to help one CS Ambassador to make his info more publicOlga Ob-va-  03/31/2014
Searching for travel buddy from mid June for Russia, China, Laos, Thai, Myanmar, India, Malaysia, Iran and more!Sal Scordella5  03/31/2014
Can you help me by taking a short survey?Merve 麦尔唯 Güngör1  03/31/2014
Who can give me a route to travel RussianMeng Cheng16  03/30/2014
looking companion or friendCliver Raúl Arenas1  03/30/2014
LET'S PARTY IN ITALY!! WELCOME INTERNATIONAL SUMMER GNU MEETING :)Simone Serino-  03/29/2014
Looking for a cheap hotel or host ! In Moscowsabrina Hachicha-  03/29/2014
Krasnoyarsk. middle of transsib. middle of russiakrsk Ru-  03/29/2014
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