From: December 22, 2016 Anna Gruzdeva, special to RBTH

Siberia covers almost 10% of the Earth’s land surface, bordering both the Mongolian frontier to the south and the icy shores of the Arctic Ocean. This land is home to more than 30 different nationalities with a wide variety of culinary customs, making it one of Russia’s most exotic gastronomic destinations. There are hundreds of extraordinary places to visit in Siberia. It’s a land of convicts and heroes, gas-fields, oil derricks, coal and gold-mines – and boasts the largest coverage of forestation in the world. Siberia is best known for offering the perfect setting for great adventure holidays, explorations and high-adrenaline activities. Learn how to survive these adventures and more with our big Siberian encyclopedia…..

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