Russia – Murmansk Oblast

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What to do here
 
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Kola Superdeep Borehole
 Borders
  • Finland-Russia
  • Norway-Russia
  • Russia in Europe (sea border/port/Caspian)
 XL
  • Closed cities in Murmansk oblast (Snezhnogorsk etc.)
  • Kolskiy Peninsula
  • Nikel and far northern former Finnish areas (Petsamo)
  • Vanha Salla (areas ceded from Finland; Alakurtti etc.)
 European Cities
  • Murmansk
 Airports
  • Murmansk (MMK)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Oktyabrskaya Railway (Murmansk-Moscow)
 Museums
  • Murmansk: Regional Museum
 Experiences
  • Drink kvas
  • Drink vodka with locals
  • Experience (at least) a night on a train
  • Play/hear balalaika
  • Sauna (plus swim in lake/river!)
  • Taste Pelmeni
  • Taste Pirog
  • Taste Pirozhki
  • Wear an ushanka
 Aquariums
  • Murmansk: Murmansk Oceanarium
 Lighthouses
  • Svyatoy Nos: Svyatoy Nos Lighthouse
 Ski Resorts
  • Bolshoi Vudyavr
 Monuments
  • Murmansk: Alyosha Monument
 Tribes
  • Murmansk District (also Nordic Countries) : Samis
 Maritime/Ship Museums
  • Murmansk: Lenin
  • Murmansk: Naval Museum of the Northern Fleet
Murmansk
Unpleasant Murmansk
Murmansk
Murmansk, Russia, Oct 2011
Cold rock I
My first aurora (nothern light)