Russian ranks as one of the five major world languages, it's spoken by 280 million people and over a quarter of the world's scientific literature is published in Russian. There are a variety of career opportunities in both governmental and non-governmental organizations for people with Russian language skills.
Moscow is the capital of Russia and it is one of the oldest and most beautiful Russian cities. World-renowned for its architecture, elegant onion domes and the world's busiest metro system.
It is a beautiful city with many stunning attractions all of which makes St. Petersburg more evocative of Russia's past. Founded by Tsar Peter on 1703 and considered the cultural heart of modern day Russia.