News from Municipalities
Vologda enters top ten cities of Russia for family trips in summertime.
Vologda City has made the top 10 list of Russia's most popular destinations for families with children this summer, according to a study conducted by travel website Travel.ru.
The study, which searched for the most popular and affordable options for children with families, compiled its results based on the number of hotel reservations made via the site between June and August.
The top ten of the rating includes such Russian most popular cities for a family holiday as Sochi, St. Petersburg, Moscow, Kazan, Yalta, Anapa, Gelendzhik, Vologda and Nizhny Novgorod.
This summer Vologda will host several international events –XIII Drama Festival Voices of History, VII Festival VOICES (VOlogda Independent Cinema from European Screens), VII American Music Festival and XXXVI International FISAE Congress.
Alongside with these international events, the so called Festival Summer project will include several inter-regional festivals covering different genres and styles of music, theatre, literature and crafts.