9 Round About the Olympic Park

Round About the Olympic Park

Posted on December 30, 2013 by team

Flying over the Olympic park – one of the two clusters of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi 2014.

Olympic stadium “Fisht”, it will hold opening and closing ceremonies. Capacity – 40 000 spectators. “Fisht” is planned to used as a football stadium after the Games.

Absolutely unique object for Olympic Games – cemetery of old-believers. 1,5 years ago it looked like this. It was enclosed in a modern way.

Big Ice Palace for 12 000 spectators, the main hockey arena of the Games.

“Adler-Arena”. Skating, 8000 spectators. It’s going to serve as an exhibition hall after the Games.

АZIMUT Hotel Resort & SPA. 4 stars, the hotel is already open for visitors.

Entertainment park with a hotel.

Central square of the park with a bowl for the Olympic flame.

To the left is a 5-star hotel “Russian seasons”, to the right is an office building of the Games organizing committee.

“Iceberg” – the palace of winter sport, 12 000 seats. Figure skating, short track speed skating.

New cathedral.

Railway station in Adler.

Ice arena “Shaiba” (“Puck”), 7 000 seats.

In the foreground is a media center of the Olympic Games.

It is really huge! (150 000 m2). About 15 000 journalists will stay and work here. After the Games it will turn to the shopping and leisure center.

Curling center “Ice cube”, 3 000 spectators.

New thermal power station in Adler, 360MW. It will provide power to the Games and Sochi.

Olympic village.

Houses nearby.

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9 Responses to “Round About the Olympic Park”

  1. Lucy Parker says:

    VERY WELL DONE!! Thanks for the post for us who cannot be there.

  2. Robert says:

    Only 5 weeks to go, can they actually finish it all in time?

  3. George says:

    That hotel looks like a cruise ship.

  4. Frank Scarn says:

    Like, isn’t snow supposa to be on the ground?

  5. john says:


  6. Joe says:

    What is an old believer?

  7. Valery says:

    It’s sad that a million Circassians were murdered here, and now the games are going to be held on top of their mass graves.

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