13 Best Snack For Beer Is Right Here

Best Snack For Beer Is Right Here

This post is for those who like beer and appropriate snacks. We are going to visit one market in Odessa, Ukraine, to be more
precise - it's fish department. This place has been rather popular since the times of the USSR. It has a special atmosphere.
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10 The City of Mines

The City of Mines

Degtyarsk is an industrial city of Russia. The main industry there is mining and processing of copper. They also have a garment factory and a
bakery there. Degtyarsk is often characterized by its red lakes and slagheaps. We gonna show some abandoned shops and mines of the city.
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2 Handmade Ancient Silk Paper Being Made Today

Handmade Ancient Silk Paper Being Made Today

Not far from Samarkand (Uzbekistan) there is a village where one local man started his own business of paper production using an old technology. It could help him to earn and could be interesting for tourists. The old
technology needed some restoration. It was invented by the Chinese long long ago. The paper made this way is called Samarkand silk paper today. But everything turned out to be not so complicated.
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10 Abandoned Plant That Used to Make Gas Masks

Abandoned Plant That Used to Make Gas Masks

Gas masks are often seen as attributes of some plants or shelters. They are purchased by a city or a company in accordance with regulations of civil defence and safety measures in emergency situations.  But where do they come from? From
plants where they are produced, of course. The USSR has such plants almost in every region, but today most of them do not function anymore. One of the abandoned places where gas masks were produced is on the photos below.
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6 At the Water Bottling Plant

At the Water Bottling Plant

Moneral water bottling plant "Omsky" began working in 1973. It has been using the artesian well 1506 m (4940 ft) deep that was
opened in 1963. According to the hydrologists study the approximate age of the water in the well is 105 million years.
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7 Drilling Wells of Russia

Drilling Wells of Russia

We are about to see how they are planting numerous drilling rigs there. It's the business of huge profit, the business that is
widely discussed at all levels. But we are going to see just the technical side of it ... and a bit of local nature.
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21 Downshifting In Russia

Downshifting In Russia

Not far from the busy and crowded Moscow there appear new settlements of people who leave big cities and refuse usual comforts, make their first steps to countryside life. Some of them live here all year around, others part of a year. They develop permanent agriculture, build adobe and straw houses, apply
alternative energy resources, ranch. This trend is new to Russia and is yet developing. Not everyone can buy a house or practice in construction of it for several months. Nevertheless the settlements become bigger, new people keep coming. We gonna show one of such settlements called "Glorious".
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15 Old Pencil Making Factory

Old Pencil Making Factory

Everybody knows how to use a pencil. People treat it as something very usual and useful. But only few have ever thought of how complex
the manufacturing process of pencils can be. A Moscow factory has been dealing with the process of pencil production since 1926.
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7 Russki Start-up

Russki Start-up

Well, not really a start up. It's a largest known Russian language search engine website. Got out to IPO, worth a billion now, has offices in San Francisco. And this one is an office in
St. Petersburg. Its area is 3,300 m2 (10,826 ft). One of the corridors is 200 m (656 ft) long! But it's cool not only because of its size, its design is also unusual.
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9 Three Factories of a Sad Destiny

Three Factories of a Sad Destiny

These are three abandoned places located in different places of the Moscow region. The only common thing about them is that
they are all factories that used to be needed in the past. Unfortunately, the situation is not like this anymore.
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