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More about Russian Folk Tales
Tales can be divided into three groups by their subject-matter: fairytales with traces of mythology, tales about animals, who speak and act like people, and tales of manners.
On Folk Tales of Russia
Quite early tales turned into a source of amusement in this country. The Russian people regarded tales with a far less serious attitude than songs, for example. This difference in treating the two kinds of folk-lore is well expressed in the saying: Tale is made up, song is true.


Gastronomic Tourism Is Developing in Russia
The famous project Fairytale Map of Russia will take part in the developing of culinary tourism in the country. It will combine not only interesting fairytale routes, but offers the information dedicated to Russian traditional food.
Residence of Baba Yaga to Appear in Udmurtia
The construction of the house of Baba Yaga, a famous Russian folk character, has already started in Grakhovsky district of Udmurtia. The residence will include two huts, which can spin in the place like in Russian fairy tales.
Unusual Hotel Opened in Yaroslavl
An unusual hotel dedicated to famous folk character Alesha Popovich has been opened in Yaroslavl. It is situated not far from main historical sights of the city and offers 33 rooms named after well-known Russian epic heroes.
Winter Palace to Appear in Russia
The social project The Fairytale Map of Russia has created one more tourist route Arkhangelsk region is now considered to be a home to Winter from Russian folk tales.
The Day of Folk Tale to Appear In Russia
A new event will appear in the calendar of Russian tourism the Day of Folk Tale is going to be marked on March 7.

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