Some 430,000 people call Kaliningrad in Russia home.
It’s located about 680 miles (1094 kilometers) from Moscow and 80 miles (129 kilometers) from Gdansk, Poland.
Some of the most photographed historical sites in and around Kaliningrad are the places of worship that have attracted faithful followers for many years. Get an insight into the past of the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour and the Konigsberg Cathedral as you view the old buildings.
The local zoo, Kaliningrad Zoo, is a great place to take the family for an entertaining day observing local animals in captivity. The animals here will win over the whole family so factor in plenty of time to enjoy this interesting and educational zoological experience.
The Tower of Donna is the place to head for travellers wishing to delve a little deeper into the Kaliningrad area.