Published on : Thursday, June 21, 2018
You don’t have to be a soccer fanatic recognize the full worth of some of the most popular 2018 World Cup cities in Russia. Actually, this year’s many tournament cities are by now popular tourist destinations. From historic cities to beach resorts, Russia has many to offer travel lovers and soccer fans alike.
Find out the most popular 2018 World Cup cities, in addition to what to do and where to stay ahead.
Situated to the east of the Ural Mountains, Yekaterinburg is the fourth largest city in Russia. Best known for its gold-domed Church on Blood, it is majorly referred to as the third capital of Russia, thanks to its economy, transportation, culture, and tourism.
Wondering what to do in Yekaterinburg? A tour of the famous Church on the Blood is an awesome place to initiate. The Russian Orthodox Church is based on a historic lot of land where the last emperor of Russia, Nicholas II, and his family were assassinated by the Bolsheviks during the famous civil war.
Besides the remarkable landmarks like the Church on the Blood, Yekaterinburg is also the home to some of the tallest buildings of the country. And, get this: You can stay in one! Situated in a historic building in the heart of Yekaterinburg, the skyscraper hotel costs almost $100 per night and features breathtaking city views.
Another popular 2018 World Cup city to visit? Kazan, situated in the southwestern region of Russia off the Volga River, the famous city is the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan and popular for its Kremlin landmarks.