Vladimirskaya Oblast' Travel Guide

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Suzdal'

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Aleksandrov

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Kovrov

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Vladimir

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Murom

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Kol'chugino

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Zarech'ye

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Suzdal'

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  • Two days trip from Moscow

    Suzdal' Things to Do

    Bus ride from Moscow to Vladimir and Suzdal.You are right, i took this bus one the way in. i bought the ticket one day before travelling. But the bus was not full at all, i might have bought the ticket the same day.On arrival at Vladimir i bought a train ticket for the next day , back to moscow.So i could spend the night at gozilla hostel in...

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  • Pushkarskaya Sloboda Hotel

    Suzdal' Hotels

    Lenina ulitsa 43, Suzdal, 601293, Russia

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Vladimir - just 40 km from Suzdal

    Suzdal' Off The Beaten Path

    Vladimir is a town closeby Suzdal and mostly excursions to Suzdal will include also a short stop in Vladimir, a town with 300.000 inhabitants, about 40 km south of Suzdal.Solotyje Worota / the Golden Gate is one of the most interesting sights - see my main photograph. Another great sight is the cathedral (my 2nd, 4th and 5th photo) Unfortunately it...

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Aleksandrov

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  • What is it?

    Aleksandrov Tourist Traps

    This riddle is devoted to Michael and Sonja. They have guessed at once! I often see similar wooden houses on their pages about Russia and they perfectly know, what is it! Probably in Europe it is already difficult to find such small green wooden houses, especially in places of mass congestion of tourists. But in Russia they are still available! For...

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  • Excavations custom

    Aleksandrov Local Customs

    As I have already written, the set of mysterious legends is connected with Alexandrova Sloboda. It's a legendary library of Ivan IV, secret passages etc. Therefore each summer season numerous excavation are being produced there. As I have understood students of historical faculties of universities are engaged in excavations. Possibly, it is their...

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  • Wedding custom

    Aleksandrov Local Customs

    While walking around the territory of the monastery, I saw a set of a newly-married couple who also were walking there and were taking photo on background of beautiful churches. It has not caused any surprise. Something like that you may see almost everywhere where there is such historical sight. I was surprised by another unusual custom. When I...

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Kovrov

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  • Shashlik, Russian Bar-b-que!

    Kovrov Restaurants

    If you are lucky enough to be invited to a Russian Shashlik be prepared for some great food and some good fun! A typical shashlik is cooked over wood burning ina whole in the ground. It can be Beef, pork, chicken or Sturgeon (I suppose other fish are possible as well...) cooked on spits. The food is typically accompanied by vodka and or beer! I...

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  • Riding in a one horse open sleigh...hey!

    Kovrov Things to Do

    If you happen to be here in the winter, take a ride through the park in a horse drawn sleigh. Don't mistakenly think this is a troika though, a trioke must ahve three horses pulling it!

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  • Find a family to eat with!

    Kovrov Restaurants

    In most places in Russia, outside of the large cities and tourist areas, you will not find much in the way of quality dining. The same can be said of Kovrov. However...if you have friends or family to visit, you will have not only a meal to remember, but an evening as well! Wwll, this particular evening we had vodka, some Russian salads, vodka,...

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Vladimir

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  • Bus from Kurskaya station to Vladimir

    Vladimir Transportation

    Vladimir... A city located in the "Golden Ring" outside of Moscow. It is about 180 km away the road to Vladimir can be made from Kurskaya Metro station. The bus has the stop right outside the station between the metro station and a big yellow shopping centre. It is a big parking lot where busses, taxies are... you can also find old ladies who are...

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  • U Zolotykh Vorot

    Vladimir Hotels

    Bol. Moskovskaya Ulitsa 15, Vladimir, Russia

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • The Water Tower

    Vladimir Things to Do

    It was first built in the end of the 19th century, and completely rebuilt in the year 1912. it is made of red bricks in 'pseudo Russian' style, it has a form of a cistern and widens on the top. The Tower is a convenient thing to see, too, as it is situated just next to the Golden Gates.

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Murom

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  • To/from Murom

    Murom Transportation

    Murom is 5hr from Moscow by train. Most of them arrive in the evening, and one (#112 Moscow-Kazan') in the morning (5am). If you do not mind sleeping for 4 hours, this is the most economic option - you will not need to stay overnight. The train station is far from the town center, you will need to walk for about 40 minutes or to take a local bus.

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  • Water tower

    Murom Things to Do

    This water tower was built in 1864. At that time, Murom was one of the VERY few Russian towns with a water-supply.

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  • St. Nicholas Church

    Murom Things to Do

    St. Nicholas Church (Tserkov' Nikoly Naberezhnogo - Церковь Николы Набережного), 1700-1717, barocco style. From the church opens a nice view from the high bank of River Oka.

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Kol'chugino

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Zarech'ye

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