Interesting facts about Russia

The coldest cities in the world

The coldest cities in the world

There are two exceptional remedies for the winter blues: escaping to warmer climes and looking at how bad others have got it. Dealing with the biting winds of February may seem tough – but imagine braving the commute in one of these coldest cities in the world.  Harbin, Heilongjiang, China Tucked away...

When is the best time to visit Russia

If you have not yet decided when to travel to Russia, you should know that its reputation for cold weather is justified. However, despite the low temperatures, it is a country worth visiting, at least once in a lifetime. Best time to travel to Russia The north and east of...

Responsible tourism

Responsible Tourism Tips

Exotic destinations are not only lands of cheap booze and magnificent beaches; they also harbour unique customs and cultural sensitivities. Recently, the mayoress of Barcelona, Ada Colau, threatened to shut out tourists from the city, citing anti-social behaviour. OK, Stag dos are rarely well received, but responsible tourism goes a little...

What is a Multi-centre Holiday?

Multi-centre holidays Six-month long trips hopping from country to country are but a fantasy to most people, and is why many are turning to multi-centre holidays to get their fix of wanderlust. But what is a multi-centre holiday? A multi-centre holiday is a multi-destination trip that brings you the higlights...

the most beautiful lakes in the world

These are the most beautiful lakes in the world you must visit

For nature lovers, we have a special post. Have you ever wondered which are the most beautiful lakes in the world? It is clear that the answer to this question cannot be completely objective. There are spectacular places in the world where we all want to have a trip to...

obtain a visa to russia

How to obtain a visa to Russia? | We tell you step by step!

How to obtain a visa to Russia? This is one of the visas that carry more paperwork in the world and for which travelers seek more information. Traveling to Russia may seem like a difficult process, but if you decide to do it on your own, you will realize that...

visa to Russia

How to obtain a visa to Russia? | We tell you step by step!

How to obtain a visa to Russia? This is one of the visas that carry more paperwork in the world and for which travelers seek more information. Traveling to Russia may seem like a difficult process, but if you decide to do it on your own, you will realize that...

The creepiest abandoned places of the world | You won't believe it

The creepiest abandoned places of the world | You won’t believe it

The passage of time leaves places that many never want to visit again. Some were abandoned by wars, massacres, facilities that were not necessary and many more reasons. The creepiest abandoned places you can find and that have also become tourist destinations for the most curious travelers. Do you want...

what to see in moscow

What to see in Moscow. Spend 3 days in the Russian capital

We know what happens when you realize that what to see in Moscow is not a question easy to answer. But do not worry because in Exoticca we have prepared the best itinerary so you do not miss the most important stops. Just make sure this is the part of...

most beautiful Russian villages

The 10 most beautiful Russian villages beyond Moscow and St. Petersburg

Some countries make good the saying that trees do not let us see the forest. This is the case with Russia. Its capital, Moscow, and the second most important city in the country, St. Petersburg, bring together the largest number of visitors. But there are Russian villages beyond Moscow and...