Russian Honey, How Sweet is it in Moscow?

Russian Honey

Russian Honey, How Sweet is it in Moscow? Since the 7th of August, over 1000 tonnes of Russian honey has descended on Kolomenskoye. No, it hasn’t been raining honey in Moscow. The famous white stone churches of Kolomenskoye currently stand in the shadow of a sweet sea of yellow and orange: the biannual honey festival… Continue reading


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