Russian nature

Karelia -The land of lakes and picturesque nature

Karelia is located in the north-west of Russia, north of St. Petersburg. Karelia is a republic within Russia: it has its own emblem, flag and anthem. Russian and foreign tourists have long laid eyes on this region due to its picturesque nature and historical and architectural monuments. The tourist season in the republic is not limited to three summer months – tourists continuously travel to Karelia throughout the year. Karelia is good for fans of active tourism and those who love quiet travelling with the family. Continue reading “Karelia -The land of lakes and picturesque nature”