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Get Into Russia - Cultural Routes
If you really want to get into Russia, you need to find your own way to it – a cultural route.
Myths and Truths about Russia
Sometimes we hear and see so many striking, odd and new things about Russia on TV or in newspapers or from the people we meet, that I think I'm missing something.
Local Prophets and Contemporary Artists
The thing about "local" and "prophet" is that there is an origin and then there's a message which is significant.
The Ultimate Russian Cinema Guide
There are words which are hardly translatable and usually those words mean something very specific about the culture they come from.
Russian language tutorial & online phrasebook
Ludwig Wittgenstein said: "The limits of my language mean the limits of my world.
To make our take on Russian people a little bit more symmetrical, I was asked to write an article about Russian men, because we just recently updated the similar section on Russian women.
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Russian Girls: Stereotypes, Statistics and Sexual Desire
To write about young Russian women aka girls is a triple suicide mission: categorizing people by age, nationality and sex is not the most rewarding enterprise.
Russian History and Famous Russian People
This section is created to give you a brief overview of the Russian history, provide some information on famous Russian people, and show what Russia is like nowadays through the interviews we are making on the streets.
Russia Travel Itineraries and Hightlights
What are the best places to visit when you go to Russia? If you have only a few days, Moscow and some small provincial town (Novgorod or a town along the Golden Ring)would give you a very good idea about the country.
Even though Russia is considered to be a mix of Europe and Asia, this assumption is only based on geography.