When a foreigner thinks of coming to Russia, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Moscow? Trans-Siberian railroad? But what about Russians themselves? Where do they prefer traveling to in their huge country?
Long before U.S troops entered Afghanistan in October 2001 to try and take down the Taliban, who offered al-Qaeda a safe-haven to train and prepare terrorist attacks, the Soviets had their share of terror and glory in this mountainous country.