How to open a Tinkoff account ? [foreigners 2022]

Tinkoff debit card with euros and dollars cash

Travelling with a bank card is the norm in 2022. Not only it saves time when booking transport and accomodation online but it also makes things so much easier if…

Travelling to Russia 2022

Travelling to Russia as a Westerner (my summer 2022)

Russia is not on the top countries to visit this year for sure. Yet some of us still want to go. I did. I spent my summer, from late june…

How to travel to Russia in 2022

How to travel to Russia in 2022 (sanctions)

Unless you have been living in a cave the past few months, you are most probably aware of the current world situation especially between Russia, Ukraine and the entire Western…

North Caucasus must see places - Russia

The towers of Ingushetia, Russia’s best kept secret

Better than Svaneti in Georgia, here is the Republic of Ingushetia! The mountains of Russia’s smallest republic in the heart of the Great Caucasus hide a huge cultural treasure :…

National park North Caucasus

7 National Parks & Nature Reserves to explore in the North Caucasus, Russia

The North Caucasus mountains are home to an incredibly diverse ecosystem, fauna, glaciers, lakes and so on. If you are a nature lover, you won’t be disappointed by a trip…

Mordovie, Russie

A guide to Mordovia

Long before being the so-called home of Depardieu (3 days in Saransk, a Russian passport & a panar tunic and he became the ultimate citizen), the Republic of Mordovia located…