Posts Tagged Russia

Travel

Travel to Russia’s Top Cities

Travel to Russia's Top Cities

When people talk about Russia, the most talked about topics are Vladimir Putin and vodka. Not a lot of folks realize that the country is in fact a very nice destination for those looking to make the most out of their travel. If you want to have fun in a rather distinctive setting, away from […]

May 21, 2014 No Comments / Read More >>

Current Events, Political

Ukraine’s Current Political Crisis: Pertinent Facts

Ukraine’s Current Political Crisis: Pertinent Facts

In the past ten years, we’ve seen quite a lot of political crisis and revolution that has one way or another affected the global community and political landscape. There’s Egypt, Libya, Syria, Venezuela, and now Ukraine. Some call it as Ukrainian Revolution while others refer to it as a case of rebellion and coup d’etat. […]

March 19, 2014 No Comments / Read More >>

Current Events, Sports

Interesting Facts about the 2014 Winter Olympics

Interesting Facts about the 2014 Winter Olympics

Considered as the most expensive Olympic Games in history, the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics officially started today and was viewed by millions of people around the world. The opening ceremony was led by Russian President Vladimir Putin and was highlighted with classical music, light shows, floats and flying girl. Although the venue has been plagued […]

February 8, 2014 No Comments / Read More >>

Environment, Interesting Facts

Typhoon Brings ‘Fish Rain’ in Russia

Typhoon Brings ‘Fish Rain’ in Russia

In August 29, 2012, a strong typhoon named Bolaven hit Russia and caused disruptions to train system, power cut-off to thousands of people and also a weather phenomenon called  ‘fish rain’. After bringing devastation to the Korean peninsula, the powerful typhoon dominated east Russia for several days with reports that fishes and sea shells rained […]

September 26, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>