The Yenisei: Extreme cold beauty
The Yenisei river flows south to north through the whole of the Krasnoyarsk region; its natural beauty has been admired by travelers
Not least among Russian traditions that Westerners find odd is Christmas - it comes 13 days late, "Santa" doesn't live in the North Pole and you wait until midnight on New Year's to hear...the President! RBTH tries to explain some of the peculiarities about winter holidays in Russia...
A Russian reporter sees her country through the eyes of British media
The festivities continue: Our expat returnee walks us through how Russians will be making use of their long winter holidays this January
RBTH asks locals and foreigners for their tips on how to last the party
These children’s shows are held across Russia in the last days of December
What presents do Russian children hope Grandfather Frost will bring them?
More than 1,400 New Year events will be held in Moscow's pedestrian zones, boulevards, parks and cultural centers before January 11, city culture department head Sergei Kapkov said at a city government meeting on Tuesday
Russia’s biggest night of the year combines family traditions with a big party and enough food to last a week
Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia has forwarded Christmas greetings to the heads of non-Orthodox Churches that celebrate Christmas on December 25, according to the Gregorian calendar
Our culinary maven takes her annual cooking challenge: to fall in love – or possibly just lust – with another New Year’s Eve fixture