Матрёшка – a famous Russian tradition

Almost everybody knows them – beautiful wooden dolls of decreasing size, placed one inside the other: the Russian matryoshka (Матрёшка)! It is the most popular souvenir from Russia and you can’t leave this country without buying one! The matryoshka is a Russian nesting doll, often named as babushka doll. The first matryoshka was carved in… Continue reading

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