Russia is a country with rich cultural and scientific traditions, historical heritage famous for its museums and magnificent architecture. It is the only country in the world which is the place of West and East connection and harmonious confluence of two different worlds. Russia is fertile land for scientific discussions of scientists from all over the world.
The capital of Russia is Moscow, the country’s largest city, its major political, industrial and cultural center. First tribes appeared on the territory of the future Moscow in the Neolithic epoch. The reference to a Moscow, as to a town, is found in the old manuscript of 1147. Today Moscow is one of the world biggest megapolises and the biggest city in Europe. Its population is about 15 million people.
Russia is a wonderful place for tourism. A visit to Russia is a chance to discover peculiarities of modern cities, old towns with masterpieces of architectural monuments, rural life and delight of a visit to abandoned places or wild nature to practice sports.