Russian Federation

Map of Russland map neu.png

Russian Federation
  • Currency
  • Ruble/Kopek

Cities in Russian Federation

  • Kaliningrad

  • Kaliningrad

    Kaliningrad was originally named Königsberg in German and is an historic city that was founded in 1255 by order of Teutonic Knights. During the cold ...View City
  • Moscow

  • Moscow

    Moscow is an exciting and vibrant city of grand architecture, magnificent holy sites and an inspiring musical tradition. A showcase of Russian cultur...View City
  • St Petersburg

  • St Petersburg

    The elegant and enchanting city of St. Petersburg, was once Russia`s capital founded by Peter the Great with an eye to expanding the country`s infl...View City

Capital Time

 
  • Language
  • Russian

Russian Federation

The Russian Federation is the world´s largest country and occupies all of northern Asia and much of eastern Europe. Russia has very long coastlines on the Arctic and Pacific Oceans and shares borders with fourteen countries. The countries geography is very diverse, from mountainous regions such as the Urals, Caucasus and Sayan, to the Siberian plains and plateaus in the central areas. Eastern Siberia is very rugged and remote with many active volcanoes on the Kamchatka Peninsula. In the southeast of the country lies Lake Baikal, the world´s deepest lake. The climate and vegetation range between arctic tundra in the north and semi-arid steppe toward the Caspian and Black Sea in the south. The climate ranges from continental to extreme temperatures. The Russian Federation is one of the world´s largest producers of oil, gas and coal and many other strategic minerals and rare metals. The capital city is Moscow.


There are currently no posts on this topic