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Defender of the Fatherland Day

Defender of the Fatherland Day

On February 23rd, Russia celebrates Defender of the Fatherland Day, which is as not just a military celebration, but  a men’s day, an opportunity to congratulate all men of the country.
 

February 23, 2017 - Comments
Russian Holidays: Maslenitsa

Russian Holidays: Maslenitsa

Today Big Maslenitsa week (Shrovetide) starts in Russia, throughout which people say ‘goodbye’ to winter, and salute the beginning of summer by participating in various activities.

February 20, 2017 - Comments
Stalins Secret Bunker

Stalins Secret Bunker

Ahead of Russia’s 68th Victory Day (9th May), which marks the surrender of Nazi Germany to the Soviet Union in 1945, let’s take a step back in time on Russia’s military past. A great example of Stalin’s power and influence can be found at his secret underground bunker.

April 15, 2013 - Comments
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