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SEE: Top 5 Must-Do’s In Moscow

You’ve got to take it all in, with caviar and vodka, of course!

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Why Russia’s Safe Selfie Campaign Actually Makes Sense

BY JST NEWS The Russian Ministry of Interior Affairs wants all of us to take selfies…safely. After a few selfie-related deaths, the ministry has released a pamphlet teaching selfie takers HOW TO avoid dangerous poses when snapping a selfie. SEE ALSO: Why Olympus Air’s Mirrorless Cam Is For Smart Selfies What’s not okay? Jump across metro lines, a […]

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How A Food Stylist Recreates 12 World Famous Paintings

BY TEAM JST Photo: Facebook/Tatiana Shkondina Van Gogh’s works have never looked this delish! Tatiana Shkondina is a Russian food stylist (yes, there’s such a job title and it looks like a deliciously cool gig) and photographer, who has recreated some of the world’s most well-known paintings by the use of food. SEE ALSO: How Can YOU Be […]

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When Passengers Push A Jet Plane In Russia In Minus 52C

BY JST NEWS What happens when the wrong kind of grease is used for the landing gear of a jet plane? Now we know, it freezes on the ground. In the case of UTair Aviation’s aircraft Tu-134, it wouldn’t move at Igarka Airport located in Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia. Passengers had to disembark to push the plane’s wings in […]

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Kremlin: Is situated at the center of Moscow. A touristic neighborhood filled with cathedrals, palaces and landmarks to keep you very busy. There are congressional and concert halls behind the famous red walls. Red Square is filled with boutiques and cafes for you to sit back enjoy the day. Staying in this area means you’ll be close to the most recognized sites in Moscow.

5 Moscow Neighborhoods, 12 Hotel Options.

BY WENDY HUNG If you’re heading to Moscow without the help of a tour company or the generosity of a local friend, it has to be a somewhat stressful trying to figure out where to stay or which neighborhood to temporarily call your home away from home. The capital city of Russia is also the largest city in […]

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Why Your Hotel Room In Russia Will No Longer Show CNN

BY JST NEWS Business travelers living on CNN in hotel rooms will need to find another news outlet in Russia starting next year. Due to new media laws, CNN will end its broadcast in Russia. Turner Broadcasting released an announcement this week: Turner International is assessing its distribution options for CNN in Russia in light of […]

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Your Jetset Lowdown This Morning

BY TEAM JST You might’ve been too busy city hopping this week to notice some big breaking jetset news. No worries, we’ve got you covered.  1. Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced an agreement to brand and manage 146 luxurious Residences at Mandarin Oriental that will be developed as part of a mixed-use project located on the […]

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