Borodina 25, Oktyabrskii district, Izhevsk, 426000, Russia
Good for: Couples
I don't want to speak about one particular shop but the many small malls in Izhevsk. They are great places to buy gifts but not at Moscow prices. Besides the amber and Matruschka dolls, there is beautiful pottery made in that part of Russia as well as gold. Half if not a quarter of the price in Moscow.more
I came to Votkinsky by a tourbus from Chaykovsky, that was part of the organized tours of our Cruiseship M/S Furmanov. The cruise from Perm to Moscow was called Tchaikovski-cruise, but except of the museum in Votkinsk and the short stay in the city of Chaykovsky, where our cruiseship had docked the 2nd day of our cruise, there was not a single...more
At the lake of Votkinsk you will be able to do all sorts of watersports, you will be able to rent boats or go swimming in summer. In early May of 2008, when I came to Votkinsk it was still a bit too chilly for swimming, but in July and August this might be a perfect place for watersports. Rent a boat in a distance of just 50 meters from the place,...more
We took train from Moscow, and got tickets for the "Class A" cabin where there's only 2 beds in one cabin. It was very comfortable and it didn't even feel like we travelled for almost 16 hours. The food was good too.