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Top 5 Things to See on the Baltic Spit (Kaliningrad region)

If you’re already in Baltiysk or planning to visit it, keep in mind one more point of destination that is only 10 minutes by ferry from Baltiysk – Baltic Spit (or Vistula Spit). It’s an amazing strip of land for those who are tired of noice and looking for solitude. Here are a few things you might be interested in ...

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Top 5 Tips for Backpackers Going on a Trip to Polessk (ger. Labiau)

I assume a lot of tourists have been or at least know about Curonian Spit, that one bank of it is washed by the Curonian Lagoon.  Curonian Lagoon can be enjoyed not only from the Curonian Spit. Such area as Polessk (Labiau) in the north-east of Kaliningrad region is situated quite close to the Lagoon. You can be unfamiliar with this ...

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Top 10 Things to See in Baltiysk (Kaliningrad region)

It’s time to visit Baltiysk – the westernmost port of Russia, which previous name was Pillau – the most important city of the Duchy of Prussia and Germany.  ”My small Amsterdam’ – these words related to Pillau were said by King Friedrich Wilhelm I. No entry permission is needed right now, so all foreign guests can see it any time since January ...

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Top 6 Answers – Why Choose Kaliningrad One of Your Main Destinations in Russia?

This blog written by me was first published on www.traveldudes.org in Jan 2010.  Now I decided to add it to my inkaliningrad.com pages so the new readers can easily find it, and those who already got acquated with it – can get the reminder of its content. Here’s it is: There’s no need to advertise Moscow or St. Petersburg – they are well-known ...

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