The Russian Federation by Eniola

The Russian Federation ( Russia )

About

The Russian Federation also known as Russia is located in northern Eurasia and the largest country in the world. It’s a federal semi-presidential republic. It’s capital is Moscow ( pronounced as ‘Mosco’ ) and it’s dialing code is +7. It’s currency is Russian rubles – 100 rubles = £1. The president of Russia is Vladimir Putin and the prime minister is Dmitry Medvedev.

Points of Interest

A well-known tourist attraction is the Hermitage Museum located in St. Petersburg. The Hermitage Museum is one of the oldest and largest museums in the world. A wonderful place of art and culture, this museum was founded in 1764 by Catherine the Great and has been open ever since. Another fantastic attraction is Moscow Kremlin in Moscow. Usually referred to as the Kremlin, the Moscow Kremlim is a fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River to the south, Saint Basil’s Cathedral and Red Square to the east, and the Alexander Garden to the west.

Summary

Altogether, Russia is a wonderful country and it makes no difference as to where you’re visiting, you’re sure to love it.

By Eniola.

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