About the country

Russia is the largest country in the world in terms of size and falls into the European as well as the Asian continent. It has Asian and European countries on its borders. With over 144 million people, despite the area of the country, Russia is only the
most populous nation in the world. Russian is the language spoken by the native people.

Russian history, art, and culture are rich. Because of the size of the country, you can find cultural diversity in the country. Russian literature is one of the most refined in the world. You will see many famous architectural landmarks in the country. So Russia provides a range of attractions for expats.

There are many reasons why people are moving to Russia in current times. It is great for investment opportunities for business oriented people. Other than this, English teaching jobs are readily available for people who want to live in Russia.

There are good facilities for expats in terms of living conditions, although they are expensive. Moscow, the capital of Russia offers outing facilities for families. For families, Moscow is a favorable place to live because of the low crime rate. In addition to this, there are many international schools in the city for children.

Major airports and seaports

Russia faces Pacific, Baltic, Black and the Arctic Ocean. Because of this, there are many ports located throughout the coastal area. Port of St. Petersburg, located on the Baltic Ocean, is the biggest in the North-Western region of the country. Other ports include Port of Novorossiysk, Port of Vladivostok, Port of Kaliningrad and Port of Murmansk.

Airports in Russia include Domodedovo International Airport, which is the largest in the country. Major airports in Russia include Sheremetyevo International Airport and Vnukovo International Airport.

If you are planning to ship your household goods to Russia, you need to have a valid Visa and passport. In addition to this, you will also need to prepare a packing list, airway bill, application of imports among other documents.

Why Universal Relocations?

Universal Relocations provides packing and shipping facilities for overseas moving. We provide shipping to Russia and other countries. Other than this we help our clients in moving overseas by helping them with the legal documentation and customs regulations. If you are moving with pets, we also help you in getting a pet permit for shipping. Have any other questions regarding moving to Russia? Let us know and we will get back to you!

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