I've traveled through Russia several times, and have learned many of the truths you list on your site first hand.
Dawk Ziti, well known from his accounts of encounters with real Russian Women he meets online. Barry and Anastasia (USA-Ukraine): "I really wanted to get to know her and decided to make this a very special meeting. Valentines day stood at the Airport with a big bunch of Flowers and chocolates.
I designed it to specifically answer the most important questions and clear up myths and cultural misunderstandings.
Russian Brides Cyber Guide's motto is: "Tell it as it is".
I created this website in 1999 to provide western people insight to the recent phenomenon of "Russian brides" from the Russian woman's point of view.
(It's my picture at the top left corner.) I am a Russian woman who 10 years ago married a western man. You can ring the office and chat to me to confirm that, or if you are in the area, drop by and say, "Hello".