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Icedipping in Potsdam Alexandrowka

Hosted by a member of the Berlin Talk Russian Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 19 Jan 12:00 - 19:00

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Often the coldest Day in the year January 19 coincides with the Orthodox Feast of the Baptism of Christ and is preferred by many russians to jump into the frozen river and stay healthy the whole year afterwards. The Internations Russian Speakers will make a Pilgrimage to Alexandrowka a Landmark of Russian-German Freundschaft.

We meet at Protected content Upon arrival the bold and the beautiful will do a small warming up and then jump into the water, not far from our restaurant.

Alexandrowka consists of thirteen wooden houses in Russian style, which were built between Protected content Prussian king, Friedrich Wilhelm III named in honor of his comrade in arms Tsar Alexander I. Originally the colony was the home of the Russian singers of the First Prussian Regiment of the Guards.

After the Swimming we can have a Lunch in nearby Restaurant am Pfingstenberg where we have reserved a table.

Please confirm by pm and/or sms 48 hrs before Sunday so that i can make a reservation for you in the Restaurant.