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Practical Information and Advice



Here is all the information you may need before you travel to Russia, as well as some practical advice and tips on safety, money, where to get a mobile phone, how to deal with police etc. 

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Before You Travel: When and Where to Go, Paperwork, and More Useful Tips

When planning a trip to Russia, it's important to know when it's a good time to go, what to pack, what's the cheapest way to get there, and what documents you'll need.

What to do in case of emergency and how to avoid troubles in Russia

Russia is a relatively safe place, but sometimes there may be annoying situations.


Practical Advice on Money in Russia

The official Russian currency is Rubles (rub`li).


Teaching English in Russia - An Easy Way to Settle for a Long-Term

Unless you're an executive for an oil, gas or construction company, or a professional at a large legal or accounting firm, getting a chance to work in Russia can be near impossible.


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Student Guide to Russia

If you would like to study abroad, Russia is a great choice both because of its unique and respected education traditions and the experience of living and studying abroad that you will get.

How to Find Quality and Affordable Accommodation in Russia

Need a Hotel? Try Our Recommended Options Below:   It's hard to find cheap and quality accommodation in Russia.

Paperwork, Russian Visa, and Insurance

Many people find the vast amount of paperwork they have to deal with before traveling to Russia really off-putting.

Guide to Russia for Expats and Foreigners

  Featured Articles: Settling in Russia: Meeting people, finding a job and accommodation.

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Paperwork, Russian Visa, and Insurance

Many people find the vast amount of paperwork they have to deal with before traveling to Russia really off-putting.


Russia International Phone Cards, Russia City Dialing Telephone Codes, "Follow Me" Divert Numbers:

Here you can learn everything about making phonecalls from and to Russia.


Russian Post Service (Pochta)

  The Russian postal service is unreliable and poor. Besides, sometimes the letters don't arrive at all.

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