If you were hoping to see where Alexandr Solzhenitsyn was imprisoned, you'll have to travel beyond the Russian borders to in.
Drinking alcohol in public places including beer, however non-alcoholic one is OK is prohibited by law and punishable by a fine of 500-1500 RUB.
Sleeper cars For comparison: a modern TVZ carriage.
In the south of the country, Russian warplanes and artillery are inflicting heavy losses to the AFU grouping deployed in Nikolaev.
Although it is legal to criticise the government, Russians in general are passive about their country's politics.
The bombings involved in the former virtually wiped out anything of historical interest in Russia's extreme west the region and damaged much more throughout European Russia.
My answer is very simple: this closeness has been greatly exaggerated by Moscow, and in fact we are all quite different.
This museum is situated seven kilometers from Khreschatyk — the central street of Kyiv.