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Discover Russian North: lakes, huge monasteries and Kolyma stories traces
Russian North is a region on the north-west of Russia, full of forests, lakes, rivers, ancient towns and monasteries keeping dozens of their secrets. This region is one for encounter with Russia and for the tourists visited Moscow or St. Petersburg only. It is situated not far in the East and gives much of specific national color, from old Russian fortresses and monasteries to life of the Russian province in the 19th century, described in the world-known books of Russian classic writers like Dostoevsky, Tolstoy and Chekhov.
Vologda Lace
No other centre of lace manufacturing in Russia enjoyed such fame as the city of Vologda and its modest dwellers Sophia Davydova wrote in her well-known research book Russian Lace and Russian Lace-makers.


Vologda Region Improved Investment Climate
Vologda is among the top ten regions supporting entrepreneurship.
Unique Archeological Monument Spoiled in Vologda Region
Vandals have marred a unique monument of architecture in the Tarnog District: they put drawings over petroglyphs of the Tiunovsky sanctuary.
Vologda Archeologists Find a Mysterious Object
An unusual object has been unearthed from the depths of the cultural layer of the 18th century by Vologda archeologists.
Crowdfunding for Vasily Shukshin Monument in Vologda Region
Belozersk 1050th Anniversary Fund in the Vologda Region is raising funds for Vasily Shukshin monument.
Vologda Region to Provide Tourists with Folk Excursions
Vologda region plans to present new routs for tourists at the autumn International Tourism Exhibition.
Archeologists Find Stone Fortress of Ivan the Terrible Epoch
Historians found information on the location of the ancient fortress in chronicles of the 16th century and records of foreigners.
"Prison Break" Scenario in Russian Backwoods
Alexey Shastakov, a prisoner in Russia's Vologda region, was able to escape his prison on board of a hijacked helicopter.

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