British documentary filmmaker Stacey Dooley travels to Russia for the final episode in the series “Sex in Strange Places”. Braving the cold she heads to the opulent city of St Petersburg and speaks to people who work on two completely different sides of the countries sex industry to find out what sex looks like today in modernised Russia.
There are more than 3 million “working girls” in Russia today and one of them is 24-year-old Avlora who works as a “high-class” escort in St Petersburg. She changes £700 a night for companionship services, which is a huge amount of money in any western country and in Russia it equals an average monthly wage. Stacy finds out some of the details of Avlora’s profession which includes in flying around VIA private jet, wearing designer brands and enjoying many luxury holidays.
For some, it is not all glamour and riches as the documentary “Sex in Strange Places” reveals.