21 August 2015, Friday, 17:19
UFA, 21 August 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Gulfiya Akulova/. Ufa is included in the federal special project-journey "How much is Russia?", organized by the Information Agency "Chastny Korrespondent" with the support of travel service BlaBlacar and LocalWay.
During the two summer months — July and August, journalists of the agency will travel all over the country from Kamchatka to Karelia, visit the sights of the cities, examine socio-economic indicators of development, cultural and national features, evaluate the real cost of housing, food, fuel, entertainment, study features of life and way of people communication. The travel itinerary includes 22 cities, including Novosibirsk, Irkutsk, Krasnoyarsk, Yekaterinburg, Perm, Kemerovo, Ufa, Kazan.
According to the press service of the Ufa administration, the project team has recently visited the Bashkir capital. The journalists of the agency Alexander Balakin and Anna Bordunova visited the Salavat Yulaev Square, new viewing platform, Vatan Ethnopark, Seven Girls Fountain, Victory Park, Lyalya Tulpan mosque and the renovated stadium "Neftyanik".
As part of a large test-city tour travelers have already shared their experiences and discoveries with the local media. So, for example, in Kazan, the journalists did not see its famous hospitality, Perm, in their opinion, was in decline, and Chita was even called the city, that did not exist. The conclusion, which will be made by the authors about life in Ufa, will be known in September. Photos and other materials of the travel will be posted on the website of the "Chastny Korrespondent" agency.