Culture and History »

[4 Nov 2010]

Pro-Kremlin groups and ultranationalist groups both rallied in the streets of Moscow today, spreading very different messages on National Unity Day. [More]

Culture and History »

[14 Oct 2010]

Some Customers may be interested in the differences between ladies from the two countries. [More]

Culture and History »

[8 Oct 2010]

While Ukraine’s “official” language is Ukrainian, many people in various parts of that country speak Russian as their first language. [More]

Random Stuff »

[27 Sep 2010]

The 8th annual Karaoke World Championships were held in Moscow this past weekend and an American won this unusual reward... [More]

Culture and History »

[17 Sep 2010]

Emperor Nicholas II of Russia commissioned the first international car rally 100 years ago. In celebration of the anniversary, the presidents of Russia and Ukraine are leading a 36-car convoy across the Russian-Ukrainian border today… [More]

Culture and History »

[16 Sep 2010]

For four days (September 14 - 18) fires blazed in the city Moscow. When the flames finally died, 3/4 of the city lay in ruins. [More]

Tips and Advice »

[1 Sep 2010]

Here are 3 simple tips to help you avoid looking like a tacky tourist and have a fun and rewarding trip. [More]

Culture and History »

[31 Aug 2010]

On this significant day, students say farewell to the summer holidays and ceremoniously welcome the beginning of autumn and the start of a new academic year. [More]

Culture and History »

[24 Aug 2010]

Eduard Khil is an extremely popular singer from Russia’s Soviet period. While having largely retired from singing in the mid ‘90’s, he has enjoyed a career spanning almost fifty years in his home country of Russia, but never reached much notability overseas. All this changed for him in February 2010, when... [More]

Sports and Politics »

[20 Aug 2010]

Visa-free travel has been in the news surrounding Russia and Ukraine over the last few months, as Ukraine and Israel have just announced Visa-Free travel and The European Union have been working with Ukraine to move toward providing it as well. [More]

Culture and History »

[13 Aug 2010]

Russian superstitions in honor of Friday the 13th. [More]