How we became “celebrities” overnight
An unconventionally traditional New Year’s Eve celebration in Moscow
It is said in Slovakia: “Who is afraid of wolfs should not go to the woods.” After our last visit in Moscow we would paraphrase it as follows: “Who is afraid of frost should not go to Russia.” If you however are afraid neither of cold nor of frost you will love Russia just as […]
How to travel through the whole Russia just in 4 hours?
Russia has been for ages a regular destination of our travels abroad. The cause is my developed russophilia. If you once start to study the Russian literature, get familiar with the Russian culture and deepdive in the nuances of the Russian history, you will for sure suffer the same disease. As do I. Hold on […]
Where to look for an authentic oomph of Russia
When planning your travel to Saint-Petersburg, block at least a half-day for visiting the Grand Maket Russia Interactive Museum. Although not leaving the museum you will be able to literally travel through the whole country just in a couple of hours. Grand Maket Russia is a model layout of the country designed on a scale 1:87. On the 800m2 […]
When travelling to Russia we enjoyed the pulse of the modern Russian metropolis Moscow. We were amused by the elegant city of Peter the Great – Saint-Petersburg. However, we found the real oomph of Russia and its history in two small inconspicuous cities located only 200km to the east from Moscow –Suzdal and Vladimir. We […]