FREE SEMINARS ON RUSSIA: THREE CAPITALS: KIEV - MOSCOW - ST. PETERSBURG The Go Russia Expert Team is delighted to announce our next seminar: THREE CAPITALS: KIEV - MOSCOW - ST. PETERSBURG. Apart from the cultural highlights of Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kiev, the travel experts from Go Russia will give you details of accommodation and transport options available in the regions, a wide range of holiday activities, and many other practicalities you need to consider before going to Russia and Ukraine. The seminar will be held on 21 August 2007 at Pushkin House (5A Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2TA (Holborn, View map). There are no entrance charges however a reservation is required to secure your place. Please register online here or by phone
020 8434 3496.
KAMCHATKA JOURNAL AND GUIDE: TALK AT PUSHKIN HOUSE
Go Russia is happy to present the launch of a wonderful guidebook about Kamchatka. A Journal and Guide to Russia's Land of Fire & Ice. The launch will be held at Pushkin House on 27th September, at 6.30 pm. The author, Diana Gleadhill, a retired librarian from County Down, recounts her search for adventure with an old school friend, Elise Coburn, in one of the worldss last great pristine wildernesses: a inhospitable land without tourist infrastructure, but replete with amazing natural beauty, wildlife and native culture. The book is stunningly illustrated with photos of wildlife, landscapes, and people. It draws on rare archive material and contains essays by specialists on geology, wildlife, culture and history. The event is sponsored by Go Russia. For more information please visit www.odysseypublications.com
SUPER-CHEAP FLIGHTS FROM LONDON TO 12 RUSSIAN CITIES – LAUNCH OF KD AVIA IN THE UK
On 15th June 2007 the Russian-Baltic airline KD AVIA launched its new service between Russia and Europe. This includes flights from London to 12 Russian cities, including Moscow, St. Petersburg, and Yekaterinburg. The flights have connections in Kaliningrad, on the border between Poland and the Baltic countries. A single check-in takes you through to your final destination. All flights only by Boeing 737-300s.
AN EXCITING JOURNEY THROUGH RUSSIAN CULTURE AND HISTORY
The Go Russia Team is happy to announce a very special project: a course of 12 lectures on Russian culture, hosted by leading British academics, at Pushkin House. Music, art, architecture, icon-painting and religion, philosophy, literature, theatre – this will be an exciting journey through Russian culture, and help you to understand this beautiful country and its world-famous cultural heritage. Every Monday 5.30pm - 6.30pm, from October 1st to December 17th, 2007. All Go Russia customers receive a 15% discount on the course fee (full price - £100 per person). For more details please click here
BOLSHOI BALLET IN A SPECTACULAR THREE-WEEK SEASON AT LONDON COLISEUM Monday 30 July to 18 August 2007. The Bolshoi Ballet returns to London this summer for a three-week season at the London Coliseum, presented by Victor Hochhauser. Last year's sold-out season of the Bolshoi Ballet in London was a critical triumph, leaving an enthusiastic public clamouring for more. At this year's National Dance Awards the Bolshoi won the award for the Best Foreign Dance Company of 2006. For more information please click here