The Magical Kingdom of Russian Folklore – Part Two

7) Ivan the Fool is usually the youngest son of a peasant family. He doesn’t think before acting, and often does things randomly. Other people don’t take him seriously – at best they treat him like a fool, and at worst they push him around. Ivan the Fool doesn’t like work; he can’t manage even … More The Magical Kingdom of Russian Folklore – Part Two

Mirror Reflections – Netherlands & Russia

The windmills are iconic landmarks in the Netherlands, especially just few kilometers north from Downtown Amsterdam you can come across a bunch of old windmills. Most of them are parts of ancient houses and they are located along the shores of River Zaan. These huge and spectacular windmills are also known as the Zaanse Schans … More Mirror Reflections – Netherlands & Russia