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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Healthcare and Health Insurance in Russia

The state health system in Russia in general is far from being good, but it is not as bad as one could imagine and it's free.

Paperwork, Russian Visa, and Travel Insurance for Russia

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

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.