Carnival around the world: Russia, Colombia, Brazil. How to prepare.

After the New Year celebration, the world is waiting for something to celebrate… And incredible February brings lots of carnivals around the world to celebrate life! Planning to join one or curious how it goes? Check out how to get prepared!  Читать далее «Carnival around the world: Russia, Colombia, Brazil. How to prepare.»

10 most irritating things about South America.

Looking at accounts of famous bloggers and travellers, photographers and just tourists, you see their lives as very carefree and unclouded. But everything is not that simple. We don’t see another flip side of the coin. All are human beings and have, I’m sure, a lot of problems. And in this post, I’d like to show you something really irritating about living in South America based on my personal experience. Most of the statements are true for all the countries I’ve been to there. Читать далее «10 most irritating things about South America.»

Half a year later of How it feels to be back to your country

After going back and being back to my country, I still have something to share with you guys. It has been half a year since I’m back to Russia after my long trip. It still feels like a part of a journey.  Читать далее «Half a year later of How it feels to be back to your country»

Long story short: What travelling has taught me

I was away from home for about two years, was not only travelling, but living abroad. It was time full of wonderful discoveries, great moments and priceless experience. I still feel blessed it happened to me.

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New 7 Wonders of Nature – Iguazu Falls

This story starts exactly half a year ago, the end of January 2016… To open Argentina for myself I decided not from its capital. Читать далее «New 7 Wonders of Nature – Iguazu Falls»

How it feels to go back to your country

Going back home after 2 years of living on another continent, not speaking your language and being accustomed to another culture is a deal. I’ve lived so much here! In several hours I’ll have my flight to Russia and it’s just unbelievable. Yep, can’t imagine it can happen.

UPD: I’m already in Russia and here’s my «How it feels to be back to your country» post.

UPD 2: Half a year later.

Well, I believe I’ve changed a lot, but only several weeks ago Skypeing my Moscow friends I realized I had no idea how to live there.

With this I’m opening a new section of my Rush Away Blog about Russia. Currently I’m here and on my Instagram gallery you can see photos of Russia and some tips, historical facts, Russian nature.

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What you should know about Rio de Janeiro

You were dreaming about Rio de Janeiro for months or maybe years, you finally got your visa and bought your tickets! I can feel your happiness! But wait, don’t expect too much. As any other city, Rio de Janeiro has its difficulties and peculiarities. Here’s a list of the most annoying ones.

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8 best free things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Being one of the most expensive cities in South America, Rio de Janeiro is totally worth to be seen. And even if you don’t have lots of money, or have not even enough as you may think, here’s a perfect free stuff to include in your to do list in Rio.

1. Santa Teresa Tram.

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I believe it’s one of the musts in Rio de Janeiro city. Читать далее «8 best free things to do in Rio de Janeiro»

Best hiking trails in Rio de Janeiro

Among the best things to do for free in Rio de Janeiro is not only a one-day trip to Niteroi, but also great hikings. You enjoy sports, trail and backpacking? Magnificent views, delight after the way up and pure nature are waiting for you in Brazil! Don’t forget about hiking shoes, a backpack and hiking gear and start hiking in Rio!

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In this to do list I will try to give you the best hiking trails in Rio de Janeiro. Let’s start with the easiest ones and continue with the most challenging. Читать далее «Best hiking trails in Rio de Janeiro»

One-day tour to Niteroi, RJ

Having a free day in Rio de Janeiro you can easily go for a 1 day trip to a nice neighbor city Niterói.

картаNiteroi is a municipality in Brazil with a population of around 488 thousands of residents and is famous for Niteroi shopping. You will see not only museums traditionally included in any tourist program, but marvelous wild beaches, parks and a mountain with a great view.
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