Scratch a Russian, Find a Tatar July 15th 2012 I left Siberia last Friday and have spent the last couple of days in Kazan, capital of Russia's Tatar Republic. It is a very nice city and blazing hot at the moment.
$US ≈ 33p. (Russian rubles)
Accommodation and food Stayed at Tatyana's Day booked through hostels.com for the low pri ... read more
Europe » Russia » Volga » Kazan Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy, was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new Romanov Dynas... ... read more