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  • How Do Russians Celebrate Birthdays?

    Birthday parties in Russia generally take place on weekends when most people are free to attend. So when one’s birthday falls during the week, it’s best to celebrate the following weekend. They generally last for both lunch and dinner. Russian birthday parties are typically scheduled either for the exact birth date, or a little after […] More

  • Corporate Parties of 2014

    The end of the year is near. This is the time of corporate parties. Known in Russia as korporativ, the traditional event is organized even by small companies. In times of economic crisis, corporate parties are celebrated particularly well. The feeling of despair and uncertainty adds some flavor to the feast. Website BigPicture selected the […] More