Pyatigorsk, Russia

Category: Local life

Travel your way in the North Caucasus

Ossetian food and table traditions. A recipe included!

Hello dear readers!My name is Alina. I was born in the North Ossetia republic and despite the fact that currently I live in another place I still maintain my culture. In the previous article I told you mainly about people and family traditions and here it’s all about the Ossetian food and etiquet at the…
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North Ossetia: culture & people

Hey, everyone! My name is Alina. I was born in the North Ossetia Republic, in a small town called Beslan and grew up in Vladikavkaz till I was 20 y.o. I really love my hometown for loads of things, especially people and our culture. People there are amazing: kind, hospitable and funny.  I travel a lot…
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North Caucasian Holidays: A Window Into the Region’s Soul

If you’re planning a trip to the North Caucasus you’re probably interested to know what else you can do here apart from your main activity or tour. While classic sightseeing gives you a first impression, joining some celebrations and events allows you to dive into the local culture really deep and learn the mentality of…
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