Ее Императорское Величество принцесса Ирина Я верю в судьбу

Her imperial highness princess Irina: «I believe in destiny»

Her life journey has been so eventful and complex that it would be possible to use it as the basis for a novel in several volumes. Here we will try and convey to the readers of EXPAT the most important events in the life of Her Imperial Majesty Princess Irina.

––Expat: By what fates did you arrive in Switzerland?

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The Art of Victory

Every morning, the soldiers of a Swiss military base in the Wichlen valley see a Russian warrior standing on guard. He has a kind face, holds an unusual weapon and wears the elegant uniform of an eighteenth‑century grenadier. On his mitre cap is the inscription: ‘God is with us. Pavel I’.

The sculpture is of a soldier of the army of Alexander Suvorov, who led the famous March across the Alps which ended with the triumphant defeat of the French Army.

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Albert Einstein – The birthplace of the theory of relativity

From childhood, everybody knows that certain things are impossible. But there is always one ignoramus who doesn’t know it. He is the one who will make a discovery.

Attributed to Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein lived in Switzerland for about 15 years, the very period in which his fantastic potential began to take shape. Here he went from being a mediocre scholar to a famous scientist and a father. It was also a time of significant upheavals in his life, which tested his strength of spirit and his aspirations. Nevertheless, Einstein called that period the happiest years of his life.

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