Interesting and amazing facts about Russia info,history,fun facts.

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Interesting and amazing facts about Russia info,history,fun facts.

Interesting and amazing facts about Russia info,history,fun factsRussia, the world’s largest nation, borders European and Asian countries
as well as the Pacific and Arctic oceans. Its landscape ranges from tundra
and forests to subtropical beaches. It’s famous for novelists Tolstoy and Dostoevsky,
plus the Bolshoi and Mariinsky ballet companies. St. Petersburg, founded by legendary
Russian leader Peter the Great features the baroque Winter Palace, now housing part of
the Hermitage Museum’s art collection.It is all about Russia.
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Interesting and amazing facts about Russia info,history,fun facts

Interesting and amazing facts about Russia info,history,fun facts.

INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT RUSSIA.

  • There is a girl in Russia named Virsaviya Borun who was born with a rare condition called Pentalogy of Cantrell which caused her heart to form outside the chest.

 

 

  • Russia is bigger than Pluto.

 

  • 77% of Russia is made up of Siberia.

 

  • Each Russian consumes 18 litres (4.8 US gal) of alcohol per year, doubling what experts consider dangerous.

 

  • The Russian culture is one of the richest and most influential in the world.

 

  • There are over  500,000 alcohol-related deaths in Russia each year.

 

  • In 1908 the Imperial Russian Olympic Team arrived in London12 days too late for
    the games because they were not using the Gregorian calendar yet.

 

  • The U.S. purchased Alaska from Russia for just US$7.2 million in 1867.

 

  • The oldest plant ever to be regenerated has been grown in Russia from32,000-year-old seeds.

 

  • Japan and Russia still haven’t signed a peace treaty to end World War II due to the Kuril Islands dispute.

 

  • There are 9 million more women than men in Russia.

 

  • In Russia, there are 160 ethnic groups that speak 100 different languages.

 

  • The cold climate has much influence on the Russian cuisine.
    Soups are very popular, especially the famous and traditional borscht.

 

  • Vodka is no doubt the most popular alcoholic drink in Russia.
    It is served between and with meals. Inexpensive places they serve excellent
    vodka – but you better avoid drinking cheap or home-made vodka where you can’t know what was used to make it.

 

  • “White Nights” in St. Petersburg is considered a very special event you shouldn’t miss.
    These nights are during June and July at the peak of the summer when the nights are longer
    and the big cities host summer festivals and many cultural events.

 

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FUN FACTS.

Interesting and amazing facts about Russia info,history,fun facts

  • Moscow has more billionaires per capita than anywhere else in the world.

 

  • Moscow has the 3rd busiest metro in the world.

 

  • Russians are taught not to smile in school.

 

  • Russians have a lot of superstitions.

 

  • Russian women really do walk around in 6-inch heels.

 

  • If you spent 2 minutes looking at each exhibit in the Hermitage, it would take you 6 years to see everything.

 

  • A Russian woman in the 1700s gave birth to 16 pairs of twins,
    7 sets of triplets and 4 sets of quadruplets in just 40 years with the same man.

 

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