Forget stereotypes – get acquainted with Russia

Komsomolskaya subway station in Moscow Russia

We all know the Russian history and its culture, so it isn’t very surprising that this country is often very misunderstood and thought to be very rustic and old-school. But let me tell you this – it is time to forget the stereotypes and get acquainted with Russia. If you are a lover of visual art, it being everything from paintings to movies, you must visit Russia. Stunning cities, unique art scene and loads of historical attractions combined with modern architecture and wild parties – this is just a tiny part of everything that the vast Russian culture can offer you. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves and just talk about the two most important things that Russia tour packages will offer you – art and culture.

Russian stereotypes – rustic culture and traditions.
Russian stereotypes – rustic culture and traditions

Art is the soul and heart of Russia

The great thing about exploring Russian cities – seeing art everywhere that you go. If you ever tour in Saint Petersburg, you might feel like visiting a museum just by walking around in the city streets. The beautiful streets of St. Petersburg are enchanting – it seems like every little part of the city is a piece of art. Of course, if you are a true art lover, you absolutely have to visit the Hermitage Museum – this museum is a massive explosion of the most amazing art pieces in the world!

Exploring the art of Russia.
Exploring the art of Russia

Moscow is a lot different, but believe me – worth your visit. The capital of Russia is like a cradle of art – even the Moscow metro is one of the most beautiful architectural places in the world. Chandeliers, frescoes and loads of interior details, which seem like they belong in a museum, can be found in most of the Moscow’s metro stations.

Museums, art galleries, even streets in Russian cities – no matter how big or small – are booming with art and beauty. If you are looking to get inspired – you just have to visit Russia.

Komsomolskaya subway station in Moscow Russia
Komsomolskaya subway station in Moscow Russia

What are Russians really like?

When it comes to the Russian culture, there are a lot of false stereotypes. Did you know, that Russians are one of the warmest, kindest and most welcoming people in the world? Well, this is just a fact! The people of Russia will welcome you into their homes and won’t let you leave until you are rested, have a full stomach of comforting food and have a big smile on your face. Russian culture is best known by the Russians, and when touring the country you will have no problem of making friends – and that is a promise.

Russia tour packages are more than just a promise for a great trip. It’s a promise for the best time of your life, a trip surrounded by everything beautiful, warm and cozy. When I think of Russia, the first things that come to mind are art and warm, colorful culture. Don’t miss your chance – get acquainted with the real Russia!