Iron Budenovets in Stavropol
The monument, erected to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the liberation of Stavropol from the whites — is one of the most recognizable and famous symbols of the city of…

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Bridge Resort hotel in Sochi — the southernmost hotel in Russia
Sochi is undoubtedly one of the best resorts in Russia, the popularity of which has grown even more after the already legendary winter Olympic games in 2014. The length of…

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Seven wonders of Kuzbass: Celestial Teeth
Celestial Teeth — the most beautiful and wonderful place in the Kuzbass, no wonder this picturesque region tops the list of "Seven wonders of Kuzbass"! Seven wonders of Kuzbass: Celestial…

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Monthly Archives: March 2018

Winter wizards around the world

In Russia, the main fairy — tale character of the new year holidays-Santa Claus. A kind grandfather with a long snow-white beard wears a red, blue, blue or white fur coat. In his hands he has a magic staff and a bag of gifts. Father frost drives a sleigh pulled by three horses. Accompanies winter magician granddaughter snow maiden, and sometimes a Boy New Year — kid in a red coat and hat with the number of the coming year in a sling.

In addition to the main wizard Santa Claus in many regions of Russia has its own winter wizards:

* in Yakutia, the Lord of the cold Chyskhaan,
* in Chuvashia — Hel Moochie, Continue reading

Who moved to Moldavia under the name of grandfatherly Krechun?

Good news came from the Moldovan border guards: Mosh krechun crossed the border at one of the border points and headed to Moldova. New Year be!

However, if you watch the video report about this event, the news of the border guards will not seem so wonderful.

Video Mosh krechun arrived in Moldova

The video begins with the fact that in the middle of the forest wakes up a suspicious man with a false beard. He checks the time on the smartphone-on the screen 06: 16 (616, by the way, a bad number). Then the man puts on a cheap suit of Santa Claus, obviously not for the weather, and after all, every child in Moldova knows that the real Mosh krechun wears a warm sheep’s sheepskin coat and a kushma hat. Continue reading

5 ideas for traveling to Prague
Charles bridge-a medieval bridge in Prague over the Vltava river, connecting the historic areas of the Old Town and Prague Castle. The legendary Charles bridge, decorated with a unique sculpture…

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Divo Island in St. Petersburg
Divo Island is an amusement Park in St. Petersburg. Divo Island is located on the territory of the Primorsky Victory Park (Krestovsky island). Among the green gardens of the Park…

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Golden ring of Russia
How did the Golden ring of Russia appear? The circular route connecting the ancient cities of Russia was invented by the journalist Yuri Bychkov. In the autumn of 1967, he…

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Seven wonders of the world: lighthouse of Alexandria
The lighthouse of Alexandria is one of the wonders in the classic "Seven wonders of the world"list. The name comes from the city of Alexandria (Egypt), near which the lighthouse…

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