What is the difference: Russian vs Western Christmas?
What is the difference: Russian vs Western Christmas? Christmas is a heart-warming time of year. It is a time when families gathers together in order to joyfully celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ in Bethlehem all those years ago. I must admit that I myself am not religious in any way, but I still celebrate Christmas… Continue reading
Ivan IV’s birth anniversary
The anniversary of Ivan IV’s birth occurs this Sunday (August 25). Ivan IV (Иван IV) is probably the most famous Tsar of the first royal dynasty in Russia, the Ruriks. He is infamously known for its nickname, “The Terrible” (Грозный). However, this nickname was not used by the people in a negative way: the Russian… Continue reading
Web-marketing and social media: St.Petersburg
You are a native English/German speaker and have interest in web-marketing? We have an opening for a web marketing internship.