The Crimean Khanate posed the biggest problem of all the fragments of the Golden Horde; its troops once even burned Moscow.
It turns out that in the country of wooden churches and Russian-style ‘terems’ (fairytale houses), there are more than 2,000 ...
Now, about 10-15 leopards live in the Caucasus: in the Sochi National Park, in North Ossetia and in Kabardino-Balkaria.
Peter the Great's decree on celebrating New Year's Eve on January 1 says the following: "And whoever is not merry on New ...
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 ...
Why, under Paul I, were men not allowed to wear shoes with ribbons instead of bucklesand, under Peter I, to walk in shoes lined with iron nails?
After a year and a half of renovation, Moscow's ‘Multimedia Art Museum’ (MAMM) has finally opened its doors to visitors with ...
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 ...
For two years, the residents of Vulkan asked authorities to build them a bridge, but were invariably told that there was no ...