6 One Russian Estate of the Eighteenth Century

One Russian Estate of the Eighteenth Century

On the bank of the Volga river there is a wonderful estate Tikhvino-Nikolskoye. The ensemble of the estate with the chirch and park was one of the best example of Russian classicism in the Upper
Volga in the XVIII century. Even Catherine II was once the guest of the estate. But all that remained in the past. Little of that splendour has been preserved to the present days.
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5 Soldier Eats a Live Mouse!

Soldier Eats a Live Mouse!

This soldier will
never die from hunger.
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4 Not a Big Deal To Find Some Gold

Not a Big Deal To Find Some Gold

In Svanetia, Georgia, they get some gold only by coming down to a river and panning for
[recious metal right there. Do you doubt it's so simple? Check out yourself!
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3 Speleology And Rafting Combined

Speleology And Rafting Combined

We are in Orel city of Russia, in the cave Vodyanaya (Water cave) to
prove that such things as speleology and rafting may combine.
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3 One Crash, Twelve Cars

One Crash, Twelve Cars

The temperature is getting lower and it becomes slippery. TOO slippery! Slippery enough for twelve cars to
collide in one place. They just wanted to avoid the traffic jam and use another way to get through...
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0 Apartment Home Hallways In Odessa

Apartment Home Hallways In Odessa

Do you know how beautiful some Ukrainian hallways are?
These ones, for example, were photographed in Odessa.
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28 In Sieged Leningrad

In Sieged Leningrad

Pictures from Leningrad taken during its siege by the German, Finnish and
Spanish troops since September 8th, 1941 to January 27th, 1944.
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4 The Colonnade of St Isaacs Cathedral

The Colonnade of St Isaacs Cathedral

This post is devoted to the colonnade of St. Isaac's Cathedral in Saint Petersburg and the
views opening from there. Right now you will have a chance to get inside of the colonnade.
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3 The Mansion of the Noble Russian Family

The Mansion of the Noble Russian Family

Not far from the old city of Torzhok in the Tver city of Russia there is a village Gruziny - the former property of the Russian noble family of the Poltoratskiye. They had a summer residence there which soooner resembled
a palace. The house once having 120 rooms was one of the richest mansions of the Tver province. All that splendour has not been preserved to the present day, of course. But the palace is still wonderful.
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6 Russian Marines Today

Russian Marines Today

Service of Russian marines
as it is in pictures.
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