Getting from one point to another in Kaliningrad is not that tough as the city is pretty small compared to other cities in Russia. However, public transportation is necessary on some routes. If you don’t speak Russian, you’ll have a hard time for sure. Information on the topic is rare, so you should definitely read our transportation guide before travelling to Kaliningrad. Find more content about Kaliningrad on our city page! Usually, transportation… Read More
The airport of Kaliningrad is only the 18th biggest in Russia. When you have the pleasure to visit the Russian enclave, you’ll see why. The airport is enormously small and there are only a few offered destinations. Most flights are either going to Moscow, Saint Petersburg or Minsk. Moreover, Air Berlin connects Kaliningrad with the German hub Berlin. If you’ll fly to Kaliningrad anyway, you should definitely check out this airport guide as… Read More
In some cities, searching for a luxury hotel is tough. In Kaliningrad for example, there is not a single five star hotel. Even though the city is not really small, the “best” hotel (judging from Tripadvisor ratings) is the Radisson Blu Kaliningrad. We decided to take the chance and test the hotel for a two night stay when visiting the Russian city. Check out our rating for the Radisson Blu Kaliningrad! The… Read More
When we visited Kaliningrad, we were a little disappointed because the city is not really „beautiful“. Anyway, I enjoyed a wonderful run through the city and around the upper pond. Anyway, running in Kaliningrad was one of the weirdest experiences in my life as a jogger. Police men pointing at you, straying dogs accompanying you and holes in the street – interesting and weird at the same time. The Sunday afternoon I decided… Read More
There’s an old fight between communism and democracy. Kaliningrad lived it to the utmost. If you don’t know this city, maybe you recognize the name Koenigsberg. Whether or not, we spent some time in the now Russian city in a cold autumn month. Find more content about Kaliningrad on our city page! The first thing we learned in Eastern Europe is that you have to watch out for cheating taxi drivers. Due to… Read More
Russia is calling! Finally, we arrived at the Radisson Blu in Kaliningrad – first time in Russia for both of us. Due to its history, we’re excited to discover the city, but first of all, we enjoy our night at the four star hotel Radisson Blu. What do you think about the design?