Russia – Sverdlovsk Oblast (Ekaterinburg, Nizhny Tagil, Kamensk Uralsky)

What to do here
 Cities of Asia and Oceania
  • Ekaterinburg
  • Kamensk-Uralsky
  • Nizhny Tagil
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Ekaterinburg
  • Ekaterinburg (SVX)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Alapayevsk narrow-gauge railway
  • Golden Eagle Train
  • Nizhny Tagil Trams
  • Trans-Siberian Railway
  • Yekaterinburg Metro
  • Yekaterinburg Trams
  • Nizhny Tagil: Museum of Fine Arts
  • Yekaterinburg: Museum of Fine Arts
  • Yekaterinburg: Museum of Soviet Life
  • Yekaterinburg: Ural Geological Museum
  • Yekaterinburg: Yeltsin Centre
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Yekaterinburg: Rastorguyev-Kharitonov Palace
 Religious Temples
  • Ekaterinburg: Cathedral on the Blood
 Modern Architecture Buildings
  • Leaning Tower of Nevyansk
  • Yekaterinburg: Vysotsky
  • Yekaterinburg: The World Festival of Clowns
  • Drink kvas
  • Drink vodka with locals
  • Experience (at least) a night on a train
  • Experience Russian winter in Siberia
  • Play/hear balalaika
  • Ride the entire Trans-Siberian Railway
  • Sauna (plus swim in lake/river!)
  • Taste Pelmeni
  • Taste Pirog
  • Taste Pirozhki
  • Wear an ushanka
  • Ekaterinburg Zoo
 Botanical Gardens
  • Ekaterinburg: Botanical Garden of Ural Branch of RAS
 Railway Museums
  • Yekaterinburg: Museum of History of Tram and Trolleybus Management
  • Yekaterinburg: Railway museum
The Troitsko-Bainovskoye deposit of refractory clays.
Leaning Tower of Nevyansk; Nov. 2014
Russia, Ekaterinburg