Main FactsOfficial name : Russian FederationArea : 17.1 million square kilometresPopulation : 140 million peopleNumber of neighbours : 16 countriesHead of state : presidentCurrency : Russian rouble (RUB) Climate :Average temperature in summer : +15Average temperature in winter : -19
Russia is not only a developed state.It is also a country with a various nature.Russia is famous for the forests of Siberia, for Lake Baikal,for mountain Elbrus etc.
Russia is very rich in natural resources.Our country produces oil, gas, coal, diamond, peat etc.
We could be proud not only of Russian nature,but also of cities in our country.Old towns of the Golden Ringsuch as Suzdal, Vladimir, Pereslavl-Zalesskyare the masterpieces of architecture.
Russia has two main cities.MoscowMoscow is a capital of theRussian Federation.The city was foundedin 1147 by Yuri Dolgorukiy . Moscow has a population of10,5 million people.Saint-PetersburgSaint-Petersburg is a cultural capital of theRussian federation.It was founded in 1703 by Peter I.The city has a populationof 5 million people.
Russia has a lot of symbols as other countries.Symbols of Russia are the balalaika,the earflapped fur hat, the samovar, the Russian dolls etc.
Russia is a multi-national country.Many nations live there:Russians, Ukrainians, Byelorussians, Tatars, Udmurts, Buryats, Nenets etc.
Russia is a very attractive country witha great history and with an excellent culture.If you visit it once, you will rememberthis trip for all your life.Fyodor Tyutchev said:“You will not grasp her with your mind Or cover with a common label, For Russia is one of a kind – Believe in her, if you are able... ”
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