Moscow - Orthodox Easter Special: Egg Colouring Family Experience

Orthodox Easter Special: Egg Colouring Family Experience

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Moscow, Moscow, Russia
50 mins
Tip-Supported

About the tour

Easter is coming! The holiday is so important to Russians that they celebrated it even during the atheist Soviet times. Now is the perfect time to talk about Russian Easter Traditions. One of them we want to share with you on this very special occasion. We are inviting you to do Russian egg coloring together. You’ll get to learn how Russian do coloring with natural ingredients, various techniques of decorating eggs, and some of the most popular drawings. Moreover, you’ll get to know what kind of eggs tsars had for Easter and eggs became a big part of Russian decorative and applied arts, such as Faberge. My friend and colleague are going to join me with her daughter, This virtual experience can be a great family activity. If you want to do coloring with us, you can prepare (everything or some of it): •3-5 hard-boiled eggs •A bulb onion peel to color the eggs with the traditional reddish-brown color. •Beet •8 tablespoons of black ground coffee •Paints and brushes


Meet your local guide

Tanya

Tanya has been working as a tour guide for over five years. It is a joy for her to share her knowledge of Russian history and culture as well as some city secrets with her tourists. As a keen traveller herself, she understands how important it is to have an unforgettable trip. Tanya has a master's degree in multicultural communication and specialises in Russian culture. Tanya will do her best to show not only the historical aspects but also the local life and current Russian reality. She is happy to share personal stories, to answer your questions about Russia and provide an honest and objective response.

Tanya has been guiding since Dec 2016


What to expect

Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to Moscow with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 50 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Moscow. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.


Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the guide’s hard work, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.


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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.


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