Southern Russia

Southern Russia serves as a traditional holiday and health resort for many people.

It comes as no surprise since there are warm seas, majestic mountains, blue lakes and picturesque valleys. In summer the south of Russia turns into a sea resort, while in winter the Caucasus Mountains open their well-equipped slopes for skiers.

Gedmish
Gedmish is breathtakingly beautiful waterfalls. Even in winter...
Novorossiysk, Russia
Being a city in southern Russia, Novorossiysk lies on the shore of the Tsemess Bay in the Black Sea...
Elista, Kalmykia, Russia
Elista is the capital of Russian Kalmykia, the only Buddhist region in all Europe...
The Caucasus Mountains
Being the highest mountains in Europe, the Caucasus Mountains serve as a natural border between Europe and Asia...
Saratov, Russia
Saratov is a fortress city in southern Russia, which lies on the bank of the Volga River...
Sudak, Crimea
Sudak is a town, located on the south-eastern coast of the Crimean Peninsula...
Pyatigorsk (Russia)
The name Pyatigorsk in Russian means “the city of five mountains”. This unique health resort is located near Mount Beshtau. Its name can be literall...
Dombay, Karachay-Cherkessia
Dombay ski resort is located on the conservation area of Karachay-Cherkessia...
Sea of Azov
This is a sea you should definitely visit. by ŶΣŅΡǾΧ (CC, flickr) The Sea of Azov is situated in the eastern part of the European continent and it is con...
7 reasons to travel to Sochi (Russia)
The seaside resort Sochi in Russia is famous around the world. The city is ranked 2nd in the world by length – it is 148 km long. The city of Sochi is the nor...
Blue Lake in Russia (Kabardino-Balkaria) – Tserik-Kel
Russian Blue Lake is very deep, mysterious and uniquely beautiful. The Blue Lake is located in Kabardino-Balkaria among the mountains. It is believed that by it...
Photos of the Dead Lake – Baskunchak
It is impossible to drown in lake Baskunchak. In Akhtubinsk area of the Astrakhan region (southern Russia), not far from the biggest river in Europe – the Vol...
Legends of the Deep Blue Lake in Russia
Did it really happen? These legends you will hear from all local residents, because this “hole into the abyss”located in the mountains of Russia mak...

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