I don’t know why, but after all the times I’ve been to Russia, I still find it amusing how in that country the names of international brands are spelled in Cyrillic.. It’s just a little surreal, I think. Check out a few examples below.

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McDonalds

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McDonald’s menu in Russian, containing only two originally Russian words: “двойной” – double, and “картофель” – potato. A great example of the influence globalization exerts on languages.

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Dunkin’ Donuts

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Starbucks Coffee

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Wendy’s

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Just a weird building on Novyj Arbat St. (Новый Арбат)

Fun-fun-fun!

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