Russians adore ice cream and even eat it in the freezing winter! So, let’s learn the names for all kinds of ice cream in ...
We'll tell you where the exotic fruit came from in Russia and why, in Soviet times, bananas were given to the 'front-runners' ...
Anna Kornilova, a young master iconographer, reinterprets ancient art in her icons. We talked to her about why she chose this ...
It turns out that in the country of wooden churches and Russian-style ‘terems’ (fairytale houses), there are more than 2,000 ...
The Crimean Khanate posed the biggest problem of all the fragments of the Golden Horde; its troops once even burned Moscow.
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These heroines are not only remembered and loved by audiences in the USSR, they are still known and quoted today!
Now, about 10-15 leopards live in the Caucasus: in the Sochi National Park, in North Ossetia and in Kabardino-Balkaria.
Brave Soviet police, cunning spies and good old detective mysteries. We’ve compiled a short list of the main detective movies ...
Today, the Volgograd ‘metrotram’ is part of the city's general tram system. In total, there are 22 stations on its routes, of ...
The most emotional and breathtaking moments of different sporting events, captured in unusual angles through the camera lens ...
Peter the Great's decree on celebrating New Year's Eve on January 1 says the following: "And whoever is not merry on New ...