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Where to go in the cold season?

Nearby, interesting and cheap - these are the mainCriteria for choosing a place of rest for the majority of Russians in the autumn-winter period. At this time of year go voyages to the cities where you can quickly get: cognitive and entertaining trips to Moscow and St. Petersburg, sightseeing - to Veliky Novgorod, Pskov, Kiev, Kazan. Of the European capitals, those are in demand, the road to which will take less time, and the trip will not be too expensive - Helsinki, Riga, Vilnius, Tallinn. The longest trips for the holidays according to statistics, are planned for five or six days, but for this it will be necessary to add another couple at their own expense by three days off.

All trips can be divided into two large parts: Those for which you need money and documents, and those for which you can get by with a minimum. This, of course, does not mean that you can go anywhere without a passport at all, but for some trips you will need a passport and a visa, and for some - only a ticket to the nearest train.

Tallinn, Estonia. This is exactly the option when your passport should already have a Schengen visa. The advantages of Tallinn as a tourist destination are not only in proximity to the border of our country, the availability of cheap air tickets and the simplicity of the route. That's where you can really see "Europe in miniature": the Tallinn Old Town is in no way inferior to the historic center of Prague. And Tallinn is famous for spa treatments - you can please yourself with a pleasant relaxation and recovery of the whole organism.

Istanbul or Antalya, Turkey. In order to go to Turkey, a visa is not needed. At the resorts you can relax from the grayness that has already come in Russia and relieve the stress that has accumulated since the first autumn months. If you decide to go to Istanbul, you definitely will not lose: the autumn-winter weather is great for excursions, for acquaintance with the capital's cultural monuments and visiting the Turkish bazaars. In addition, in the summer heat, sometimes it is difficult to force yourself to try the famous Turkish sweets and other hearty dishes.

Eilat, Israel. Another visa-free destination is Israel. Bathing in warm sea water, thalassotherapy and many other procedures at local spa centers can be combined with excursions, unforgettable trips to holy places, as well as no less interesting trips to museums. The Israeli cuisine makes a special impression. For the youth, all the conditions are also created so that you can have a good time: night clubs and discos - for those who like to dance to loud music; Infrastructure, which will allow you to practice water sports, which, undoubtedly, will appeal to fans of active leisure.

Gold ring. This is the most popular tourist route, both for foreigners and for our compatriots. It consists of eight major cities - Sergiev Posad, Suzdal, Yaroslavl, Kostroma, Ivanovo and Vladimir. And there is also a non-main list, which includes Gorokhovets, Kidekshu, Gus-Khrustalny, Murom, Palekh, Alexandrov, Bogolyubovo, Ples, Rybinsk, Uglich, Kalyazin, Tutayev, Yuryev-Polsky! A good opportunity to get acquainted with both cities from the official list, and with discussion - it will be interesting everywhere.

St. Petersburg. This city is popular with tourists at any time of the year. But in November he is beautiful with a special gloomy beauty that reflects his historical essence well. If you do not have a visa and you are not ready to pay a large amount for a weekend trip, then Petersburg can be a compromise option.
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