Welcome to Russia! One of the most popular and fascinating tourist desitnation in the world! Being washed by 12 different seas, it is also known to be the largest country in the world by area. Located in Eurasia (the combined continental landmass of Europe and Asia), its total area is 17,075,400 square kilometers and it covers more than a ninth of the Earth’s land area.Keeping in mind the vastness of this magnificent place, there are many reasons as to why people are attracted to this country. Some of these reasons are; its rich culture, traditions and heritage, it's people, the unique cuisine, breathtaking architectural structures and Vodka! Another interesting fact that captures the attention of people is the nature side of Russia! Its Flora and Fauna occupies 70% of the country's territory. Russia is also considered home to numerous amounts of endangered species as well, some of which are found nowhere else in the world. Immense size and popularity aside, the country still faces some difficulties and are looking towards volunteerism as a viable soltution to overcome these issues.