A glimpse of Russian Easter festivities!

A glimpse of Russian Easter festivities! As everybody knows, Russian Easter never coincides with the Catholic Easter. It is always some weeks later and this year will fall on the next Sunday, the 1st of May. It is the most important festivity in the Orthodox world (even more then Christmas) and, for this reason, the streets of… Continue reading

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Explore Russia with Яндекс – Yandex

Explore Russia with Яндекс – Yandex Everybody who is planning to visit Moscow, or Russia in general, has to do just one thing: download Yandex app. It will save your life. But, let’s starts from the beginning. Yandex is a Russian Internet company which operates the largest search engine to explore Russia. It is the 4th… Continue reading

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Russian cuisine: Varenichnaya N° 1

Russian cuisine: Varenichnaya N° 1 As I am from Italy, I think that food is a really important part of the culture of a country. For this reason, it’s impossible to understand Russia’s history and traditions without having tried typical Russian cuisine (kuchnia). Since I’m in Moscow for one month, I had the occasion to try some… Continue reading

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Cathedral of Christ the Saviour – Xрам Христа Спасителя

Cathedral of Christ the Saviour – Xрам Христа Спасителя As this is my first real post on the blog, I decided to talk about the first cultural site that really thrilled me: the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour. Actually, the very first thing which had arouse in me enthusiasm was the Red Square but everybody… Continue reading

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Learn a Russian Greeting: Привет всем!

Russian greeting

Learn a Russian Greeting: Привет всем! My name is Elena and I’m glad to send you a Russian greeting as the new editor assistant of Liden & Denz Language institute in Moscow. I’m from Italy, more exactly from Milan, in the north of the peninsula. A few months ago, I got my graduation in languages and economics… Continue reading

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