Barentsburg Aims To Transform From A Coal Town Into A
For visitors, the Russian town on Norways Svalbard archipelago combines the contrasts of pristine Arctic beauty and Soviet style industry. Nowadays, however, Barentsburg is reshaping its business-focus to become a modern Russian hub for explorer travellers. Walking the steep wooden stairway from the port to new hotel is a 10-minute tour-de-divergence. If you look north,.