Trivia fans, here is the eagerly awaited response to our first quiz question:
Which river is the longest in Europe with views of 20 major cities along its banks?
Answer: The Volga River, nearly 2300 miles in length
Congratulations to Robert Woods, our first trivia winner!
Other interesting facts about the Volga:
-Due to its importance in Russian life, in Russian folklore, it is often referred to as “Mother Volga.”
-The Beluga sturgeon is the largest fish found in the Volga.
-Nearly 40% of Russia’s population lives along the river.
Thanks to all who played along. Another quiz question is coming soon!