Russia's Pancake Week, begins in Russia on Feb. 16 this year. People are preparing for the arrival of spring by gathering with relatives to eat pancakes. Typically, Maslenitsa is celebrated with sledding, burning scarecrows, and bonfire jumping. Photo: hdwallpapersfactory.com “Maslenitsa” — aЧитать далее
- Baikal: the most beautiful frozen lake on this planet
- Strolling Sergiev Posad
- Kolomna: nice architecture and delicious Russian "marshmallow"
Every year people across Russia bath in the ice-cold rivers and ponds over the night of January 18-19, braving the freezing winter temperatures to celebrate the Orthodox Christian holiday of Epiphany, the baptism of Jesus. Check out these photos from different parts of the country that would stealЧитать далее