Tag Archives: Yantarny

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Kaliningrad region in 2017

More and more travellers are interested in exploring Kaliningrad in Russia during their holidays! Here are for you Top 5 Reasons to Visit Kaliningrad region in the year of 2017: 1. Become an observer of the dramatic changes the city is experiencing due to the Football World Cup 2018 2. Take a New trip by the river Pregola on a comfortable ...

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Top 5 Interesting Facts to Know About Amber

Kaliningrad region concentrates up to 90% of the World Amber supplies. Amber that was used for the legendary Amber room of Catherine II is the most-often met word connected with this area and a must-buy item for every tourist to bring home from Kaliningrad. Here you can read about 5 Interesting Facts connected with Amber: 1. In ancient times Amber was valuated ...

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Top 5 Things to Do when You are in Yantarny (ger. Palmnicken)

I bet you often come across the name of Yantarny (ger. Palmnicken) when reading about Kaliningrad region. ‘Yantarny’ originates from the Russian word ‘yantar’ meaning ‘amber’, so Yantarny is the city of Amber. It is attracting more and more tourists nowadays. The city is having a rapid development from 2008 and right now there are a lot of things there ...

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