to our northern land, to the Arkhangelsk Region - the land of the
white nights, the northernmost and the biggest region of Russia!
You can think
- Why? There are bigger regions in Russia, and Taymyr is closer
to the northern pole...Ok. Let's begin!
The territory of the Arkhangelsk region includes continental part,
Nenetskiy Autonomic District (NAD), and also islands - Novaya Zemlya
(Tne New Land) and Zemlya Franca-Iosifa (The Land of France-Iosiph).
Zemlya Franca-Iosifa is the northernmost part of the Russian Federation.
So our region is able to be called "the northernmost"!
The total area of our region is 587.4 thousand square kilometers!
It is the largest of the regions (called "Oblast") in
Russia. This does not include republics, autonomous regions or other
To help you become acquainted with our northern land we can offer
you some entertaining articles, photos, essays, interesting facts,
and also information for tourists and surfers having an inquiring
Unfortunately, many articles are not currently available, but we
will do our best to make them so in the near future.
PRACTICAL GUIDE - "Life in Arkhangelsk"
The Russian North
Arkhangelsk - the capital of the Russian
Solovetskie Ostrova (Solovetskii islands)
Leisure (cinemas, museums and exhibitions)
Leisure (cafes, restaurants and casinos)
You can have time for...
Maps and plans
Map of the region (include northern
islands and NAD)
Detailed map of central part of
Interactive Map of the City (comming soon)
Tales of the Life
Your impressions on our region
City dwellers' opinions
You ask about it
If you want to
ask us about Arkhangelsk you can do it by e-mail
or in guest
book. My ICQ number is 78627889
Thank to my two cents and efl.ru