Russia’s Yeti Park Takes Aim at Believers

© Katy Kristin A new tourism attraction is being planned for Russia surrounding one of the country's coolest items of folklore. Yeti Park is intended to be a place where those interested in...
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Deserted Barracks of the Soviet Red Army [Gallery]

And, just because we can never get enough of photos of abandoned places ... Along the echoing corridors of this long-deserted building once walked the troops of one of the mightiest armies the world has...
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New Airport Sleep Pods for Weary Travelers

Airport Sleep© Jack Brodus From Matador comes an update on the crucial topic of airport sleeping arrangements, with Moscow airport set to introduce ultra-compact sleep pods. At their lowest...
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Bees Swarm Business Class on Russian Flight

Bees © kokogiak Business class passengers on an domestic flight in Russia had an unpleasant surprise when bees brought on the plane by a trafficker became agitated by the cabin pressure, escaped, and...

Russians to Build First Ever Hotel in Space

Earth © Satoru Kikuchi This hotel is outta this world, literally. Russian firm Orbital Technologies has plans to open a space hotel floating 250 miles above earth. All guests must undergo...

The Coldest Places in the World

Charlotte Pass © flyingpurplemonkeys Summer heat starting to get to you? Crank up the AC, pour yourself an ice cold drink and start planning your vacation to the coldest places on each continent....

Russia Dreams of a Disney Themepark

Disneyland Paris Castle © wrayckage Is Russia the next happiest place on earth? It will be if officials in the Kaliningrad Region have their way. Inna Moreva, the press-secretary of the regional...

From Paris (Russia) With Love …

Miniature Eiffel Tower in Paris, Russia © Viktor Borisov Along the Russian/Kazakhstan border sits a lovely Cossack town called ... Paris. Suitably enough, it even has its own miniature Eiffel...