The perfect journey through the Promised Land
Do you know the secret of the perfect trip? Experienced travelers say that the trip will be perfect if you follow three simple rules: 1. Precisely travel, not lie in…

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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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Rest in Altai Krai
Altai, the beauty of these magical places can not be described in words and even difficult to convey with the help of photos. Majestic mountain ranges, clear lakes and fairytale…

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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Traveler’s calendar for 2019

Official public holidays 2019:
1 January-New Year
January 7-Christmas
February 23-defender of the Fatherland Day
8 March – international women’s day
May 1-Spring and Labor Day
9 may — Victory Day
June 12-Russia Day
4 November-national unity Day

Official pre-holiday shortened days in 2019
According to the labor code of the Russian Federation on the eve of official public holidays working day is reduced by 1 hour.

In 2019, 5 official holidays:

1. Friday 22nd February
2. Thursday 7 March
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Mosh krechun — one Santa Claus in the two countries

In the article “Winter wizards in different countries of the world” we have already told about Santa Claus from Moldova and Romania. This nice old man named Moshe Craciun (father Christmas) wears a red fleece coat and high hat kushma from sheep’s fur, like a General’s hat and on his feet — boots-Postol. Accompanied by magical grandpa granddaughter the snow maiden, and a little lamb.

Mosh krechun is very religious — he spends all his free time praying to God for the triumph of good. In the new year holidays the magic elder gives gifts to children of Moldova and Romania. It turns out that on a festive night he needs to have time to “serve” two countries at once. This is a difficult and responsible job! But if you believe the legends, then the good grandfather is not a job, it is my favourite thing. However, the legends of Krechun in Romania and Moldova are slightly different. Continue reading

Seven wonders of Russia
Surely each of you has ever heard of the seven wonders of the world. Unfortunately, you can only hear about them now, because six of the seven wonders of the…

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Chak-chak Museum in Kazan
In the article "Kazan is the third capital of Russia" we have already answered the questions: "What to do in Kazan?"and" what to see in Kazan?". Tourists who are going…

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Early booking or last minute tour?
"Early booking or last minute tour?" This is the eternal question of many tourists. And with early booking of the tour, and when buying last minute can be decently save…

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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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