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Old New Year Tradition

Old New Year Tradition
January 14 completes the winter holiday cycle in Russia. This oxymoronic holiday is not as festive as the New Year celebration, but has some traditions, too.

Russian Easter Traditions

Russian Easter Traditions
On April 28, Orthodox believers in Russia celebrate Easter. The holiday has some interesting traditions, some which are followed not only by religious people, but by the wider public throughout the country.

Thanksgiving is Coming

Anticipating the coming Thanksgiving Day we made a list of American diners in Moscow that will offer traditional dinner with waldorf salad, roasted turkey and pumpkin pie on November 27. Some of these restaurants offer take away options for those who prefer to celebrate the day at home.