Unusual forms of Russian nesting dolls are known all over the world. It is, perhaps, the most popular Russian national souvenir, staying in one row with vodka, samovars and balalaikas.… Read more
Moscow Russia is flourishing in terms of tourism. Last Christmas and New Year holidays Moscow got into TOP 5 travel destinations in the world. Tourism in Russia will grow by 20% in 2019 as predicted by the Association of Tour Operators of Russia.… Read more
World Cup is over and we feel heart-broken. The next World Cup is only in 4 years. This World Cup was 21st and we collected 21 World Cup 2018 fun facts, which was historical in many ways!… Read more
Russia received the honor to host World Cup this year. First game will take place in Moscow. A total of 64 games will be played in 12 venues located in 11 Russian cities.… Read more
We often make reviews of interesting habits and traditions of other countries. Another culture always markedly differs from ours, and many things of everyday life can surprise us greatly.
However, our lives can shock foreigners as well.… Read more
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The history of migration from Russia to the USA begins in 1700s from Russian fur traders. The reasons to leave Russia were different: to enjoy new taste of freedom and start a new life in the land of opportunity, to escape the famine, disease and dire poverty, in 1900s – to escape the revolution, social chaos and politician persecution.… Read more
Russian cuisine is really diverse due to historic and geographic factors. There are a lot of interesting Russian national dishes that we highly recommend to try when visiting Moscow. Here is a beginner’s list to the best of Russian food in the best Russian restaurants in Moscow.… Read more
The time difference between the westernmost and the easternmost regions of Russia is nine hours. Today we are going to talk about Kaliningrad, 2018 FIFA host (one of) and the westernmost region of Russia .… Read more
What’s the difference between WWII and the Great Patriotic War? World War II is, by all means, one of the most controversial events in the world history and some countries seem to be unable to come to an agreement about achievements of this or that country.… Read more
Russia is famous for the variety of traditions and rites, especially connected with weddings. Several centuries ago the Russian wedding was a ritual complex. If any of rituals wasn’t abided the marriage was considered as an unsuccessful union.… Read more
If you’re not from Russia forget everything you think you know about Russia. Instead, take a trip to Kazan, one of the most diverse, historical and beautiful cities in Russia and explore its 1000-year heritage, something Moscow and St Petersburg can’t brag about.… Read more
Sochi is one of the youngest cities in Russia, founded only in 1838, but is one of the most surprising places in Russia too! The city is full of paradoxes: it’s the first summer beach resort that hosted Winter Olympics.… Read more
If you are actively plotting a trip to Russia, rest assured this trip will bring you the most vivid memories! And we will make sure you know why visit Russia in 2016.… Read more
We all know that there are 1001 differences between Russians and Americans. You don’t have to take tours of Moscow and St Petersburg to notice how different our realities are. Here we share with you our observation and stereotypes about Americans life is comparing to Russian.… Read more
Since medieval times Russian culture and religion in Russia have been diverse.
Moscow is a multinational and multi-religious city with prevailing Russian orthodox religion and Islam religion.
Today Moscow has hundreds of Orthodox churches, Muslim mosques and Jewish synagogues.… Read more