Calls to remove naturists from a popular beach seen as part of a sweeping wave of conservatism in Vladimir Putin's Russia
See photos from the new military theme park outside Moscow where civilians can play with tanks, missile launchers and other assorted bits of Russian hardware
The "Disneyland-style" park, as Moscow city hall calls it, will be Europe's largest indoor theme park
Recent turmoil has dented Russia's appeal to tourists. But should it be scrapped from travel itineraries?
With so many awesome new attractions on the way, the next few years are going to be a roller coaster ride
Looking for a vacation that will shock all five of your senses? Anthony Bourdain can help
Good cocktails combine with spectacular views across rivers, cityscapes and oceans at these bird-level drinkeries
Chivalry rules and so does dressing up for almost anything, but you don't have to drink vodka the minute you're through customs
The fitness initiative is part of Russia's promotion of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi
Vodka and Matryoshka dolls among temptations for reporters staking out NSA secrets leaker, a month into his Moscow transit lounge stay
The rail journey from St. Petersburg to Beijing offers history, culture and even a few tidbits about the railway itself
Irish carrier may follow other budgets already blazing trail in Russian airspace
Its dubious reputation largely behind it, carrier seeks to create Russian version of easyJet
A new TripAdvisor survey highlights the love-it-hate-it paradox of megacity tourism. Should we believe it or not?
It's a gilded age for shoppers in Russia's capital. Here's where to find the shiniest nuggets
World-class eating, factory clubbing and Soviet haunts collide in the best of new Moscow