March 8th – Celebrating Women’s Day in Russia

March 8th - Celebrating Women's Day in Russia

Every year on March 8th Russian women become the center of attention. This day is reserved for Russian men to pamper their wife, girlfriend, mother, sisters and favorite female co-workers with flowers, little presents or just an extra bit of attention. In a way, Women’s Day in Russia is like a mixture between Valentine’s and… Continue reading

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Met at Liden & Denz – Pierre Billon-Lanfrey

Pierre Billon-Lanfrey works in a hotel in Biarritz in France. Here is his story: Why did you decide to come to Russia to study Russian? It was an idea of mine. I have always thought that Russian is an interesting and beautiful language. So, I talked to my boss and she agreed that it would… Continue reading

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Moskaus Geburtstagsfeier

Moskaus Geburtstagsfeier

Jedes Jahr am ersten oder zweiten Septemberwochenende, versammeln sich in Moskaus Stadtzentrum und der unmittelbaren Umgebung Millionen von Menschen, um den Geburtstag ihrer Stadt ausgiebig zu zelebrieren. Die Feierlichkeiten dauern ein ganzes Wochenende an und umfassen unzählige kulturelle Aktivitäten, wie Konzerte, Ausstellungen, Paraden, Wettbewerbe, Sportanlässe und Volksfeste zum gemütlichen Beisammensein. Der “Tag der Stadt” ist… Continue reading

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