• World Cup boosts Russia travel by 50%

    8 days ago - By Travel Weekly

    Even though the U.S. did not qualify for the soccer tournament this year, it is the second-biggest source for ticket sales after host country Russia.
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  • 'We're the fans. We make the party': Icy relations aside, soccer fans pour into Russia for World Cup

    8 days ago - By LA Times

    The train conductors have taken smiling lessons. The metro police have learned basic phrases in English. The stadiums have all been built or remodeled. More than 2.5 million tickets have been sold, and the hotel rooms were booked up months in advance. Russia has been preparing for this moment for...
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