A Russian legend celebrates his birthday today

Ever heard of Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy? Probably yes. The Russian writer counts to one of the greatest authors of all time. He was born on  9th September 1828, hence today is his birthday! The novels War and Peace (1869) and Anna Karenina (1877) are regarded as his most known compositions. Tolstoy was born in Tula… Continue reading

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Ready for 5 iconic Russian films from the 90’s?!

Ready for 5 iconic Russian films from the 90’s?! After the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Russian cinema developed and many films produced in the 90’s show this evolution. Movies dealt with problems such as the new-born relationships between Russia and Western countries. Here is a top 5 of movies from the 90’s. 1) East/West… Continue reading

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Puschkin und das einzigartige Bernsteinzimmer

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Puschkin und das einzigartige Bernsteinzimmer Sankt Petersburg ist eine Stadt unzähliger Möglichkeiten für Touristen, sich die Freizeit mit unterschiedlichen Aktivitäten zu versüßen. Ob eine romantische Boottour auf den bezaubernden Kanälen der Stadt, kulturellen Nachmittagen in Museen bis hin zu modernsten Einkaufszentren und Arkaden. Aber manchmal ist es dringend nötig, dem städtischen Getümmel zu entkommen und… Continue reading

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