Is food expensive in Russia? Prices: At a modest restaurant, you can expect to pay about 500 roubles ($8) for a meal; at a mid-range restaurant, a three-course meal will cost around 2000 roubles ($35). Avoid cuisines which commonly contain allergens, eat at more upmarket establishments or tourist-friendly restaurants.
Who does not need a visa to Russia? Andorra (for visits of up to 90 days in any 360-day period). Antigua and Barbuda (for visits of up to 90 days in any 180-day period). Argentina (for visits of up to 90 days in any 180-day period (starting from the day of first entry)). Armenia. Azerbaijan….
President Dmitry Medvedev suggested Thursday that Russia reduce the number of time zones in the name of economic efficiency, which could have residents in the far eastern city of Vladivostok eating their breakfast blini at the same time their Chinese neighbors just a few miles away are slurping their noodles at lunch.Nov 12, 2009