Theft of cards, wild fines and 8 more things that await you in the USA

Not everything that seems harmless can be taken with you. When I flew to the United States for the first time, my palms even sweated at the sight of a smiling stewardess who handed me a customs declaration. The fact is that in the United States there is such a thing - agricultural control. Its staff is making sure that you do not import anything prohibited. ...

The Russian woman who moved to the USA spoke about things that still amaze her

For the past 2 years, travel blogger and former Cosmopolitan editor Irina Goldman has been traveling the world with her husky Space. The adventures of the girl with the dog are followed by more than 500 thousand followers on Instagram. Now the sweet couple is exploring America, and the girl posts inspiring photos, talks about life in the United States and debunks myths about this country. Bright Side has carefully studied the profile ...

As a Russian guy lost a successful business in the US

- Yeah, he had a full blast in Vegas! He won three hundred dollars, but lost a thousand! - Dima laughs like a naughty little boy and uncorks a bottle of water. After a sleepless night in the city of sins, you are thirsty. In his reddened eyes, as if the shining lights of Las Vegas are still flickering ...

How I went to the USA and through 20 years became a millionaire

Anyone can become a millionaire in the United States. LJ user from Miami under the nickname Skysheep told in his blog how he managed to make a decent fortune in America. Next - his story in the first person. Almost 20 years ago, I landed at the airport ...

What advice do Russians give to their compatriots coming to the USA

Americans can find a wealth of information on the Internet about how to behave when visiting other countries. But they can rarely read about what advice foreigners give each other about visiting the United States, because they are mostly written not in English, ...

Belarusians celebrated the New Year holiday in New York: the bright photos.

About two hundred people gathered at Ward Pound Ridge in New York State to celebrate the Kupalya holiday, revered by Eastern Slavs from time immemorial. Most of those present at the event were natives of Belarus, where the Kupala rituals have survived to this day. In order not to ...

Personal experience: five stages through which most immigrants to the USA pass

Due to the financial crisis in Kazakhstan and simply the desire to find a better life, some Kazakh families, especially young ones, are thinking about emigration or temporary residence abroad. But many, making a decision, do not always imagine what awaits them in a new country, writes Asel Sapar in ...

From the action at the White House to the Museum of Journalism: Washington through the eyes of Russians

Why did I go there and what I saw in a few days. Sergey Zvezda talks about his internship in the USA and his impressions of the capital on the pages of TJournal. In early June, I left St. Petersburg for the United States for a month in order to pursue a journalism internship. For this…

Shirley Temple 21 century: is it easy to be a star in the United States, when you just 12

This girl is known in America as the second Shirley Temple. Vasilisa Seneko was born in the USA, her dad is an American, and her mother is a Russian ballerina. It was she who first saw the similarity of her daughter with the legendary actress and created her image “under Shirley”, with ...

10 myths about Americans, with whom you will say goodbye, having moved to the USA

During my life in the States, I said goodbye to many of my stereotypes and prejudices about Americans. Here's just one of them: in the States, they eat one fast food, and therefore there are many overweight people. Myth 1: All Americans are Workaholics I have long lived with this myth. Until I started working with Americans and understood ...

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