21 Place Left By Pilots

Place Left By Pilots

The abandoned aircrew training center is located next to a former military airfield. The place that used to be
in demand is semi-destructed now. It seems that nobody is going to use it and its equipment in future.
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51 Last Summer Of The USSR

Last Summer Of The USSR

That summer it became clear that the USSR won't exist for long. They gave numerous reasons for that starting from the state authority
and ending with inability of the state to cope with the needs of its population. Photos below remind us of what it was like.
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11 Four-Leggers Against Crime

Four-Leggers Against Crime

Police dog service is a place where people work with smart animals. It was constructed in 1990 by enthusiastic employees of the Ministry of
Internal Affairs of Russia who tried to make lives of the dogs as comfortable as possible. There they get everything they need.
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16 Blocks of Sand and Aluminium

Blocks of Sand and Aluminium

This is aerated concrete, have you seen such material? It is quite popular in Russia. Several times cheaper than brick. This material seems to be a modern one but in fact it started to be produced back in the USSR, in the 1930s. Aerated concrete is modern energy-saving material used in individual
construction. The main thing about it is that anyone can build a house using foamed concrete without any help. The photos below were taken at Ytong factory in Mozhaisk city that started functioning in 2008. This is the largest factory producing aerated concrete in Russia.
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10 Wild And Unearthly Land

Wild And Unearthly Land

A visit to Kamchatka will make you look differently at things that seem usual. Once you come here you understand this place does not remind of any others,
even in Russia. Craters and volcanoes, smell of sulphur in the air, flowers almost on the snow: here is what makes this land to be special.
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18 Successful Merchants of Old Time

Successful Merchants of Old Time

The Eliseev brothers were rich Russian merchants who owned some shops, many warehouses and vodka and
confectionery factories in the beginning of the last century. Let us look at the magnificent old buildings.
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6 Out of the Fire!

Out of the Fire!

Firemen perform exploits every day saving people from fire. Almaty, Kazakhstan has 13 fire departments in general and one fire department that protects very important objects. Around 1000
of men are employed here. The fire department we gonna see some pics from deals with the largest area of the city. Let's find out what firemen's work means to them.
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16 One Big Mosque

One Big Mosque

Hazret Sultan is one the largest and newest mosques in the Central Asia located in
Kazakhstan. It is called 'the pearl of the city'. Let us check now what interesting is about
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1 Underground World Is Calling, Part 2

Underground World Is Calling, Part 2

We have already showed you pictures of the Kungur Ice Cave. It is cloaked with legends which is actually easy to
understand judging from the mysterious atmosphere inside. Let's make a journey into the mysterious world once again.
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10 Pure Kirghiz Land And Its Nomads

Pure Kirghiz Land And Its Nomads

The Grigorevsky gorge is one of the most beautiful places in Issyk Kul area.
Glacial water of crystal cleanliness flows along a bottom of the gorge.
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