• A view of the Egersheld Lighthouse in Vladivostok in Russia’s Far East 2019-12-09 19:12

    Russia’s 7 most beautiful lighthouses

    TEHRAN - The first lighthouses in Russia were built under Peter the Great, known as the “father of the Russian Navy”. There are now roughly about a hundred operating and abandoned lighthouses left in Russia. We have put together a list of the most beautiful specimens. Let’s get started, or as the Russians say — Poekhali!

  • A view of Vladivostok, a Russian city located at the head of the Golden Horn Bay, adjacent to China and North Korea. 2017-06-11 10:02

    Russian Far East e-visa available for Iranians as of Aug.

    TEHRAN - Electronic permissions for visiting the free port of Vladivostok in Russian Far East will be issued form Aug. 1 for Iranians and travelers from 17 other countries, IRNA reported on Thursday.