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WINTER THINGS TO SEE AND TO DO IN RUSSIA
We understand that when you say you are going to visit Russia in winter, your friends might look at you as if you are crazy! It's cold! Yes, it is. But believe us, in winter Russia is gorgeous and offers so many fun things to do! Are you with us?
St. Petersburg Over 20 fairs will be open in different parts of the cultural capital of our country, and several hundred booth with souvenirs and refreshments will operate. Classical Russian ballet is popular and in demand at any time of year. Have a great night seeing the best ballets in over 70 theaters and of course Mariinsky Theater will open its doors to thousands of guests. Come and see the most famous and worldwide favorite winter ballet - the Nutcracker!
Travel to Moscow during winter is a unique experience, and you will not lack for things to do and see. In the heart of historic Moscow there is an Ice Rink in front of the GUM department store in Red Square every year. You can take an Icebreaker Boat Cruise that can break up the ice that crusts over the river during the winter. Ice sculptors show off their skills in Moscow during winter.
Russians celebrate the holidays with New Year's trees rather more than Christmas trees, but these trees usually stay up until the Russian Christmas is celebrated on January 7. Inevitably, trees will be erected at significant spots in the city, like Red Square and the Kremlin's Cathedral Square.