2 Nilov Monastery

Nilov Monastery

Nilova Pustyn (Nilov Monastery) was built in the XVII-XIX centuries in the Tver region of Russia. Today the monastery complex remains
one of the most impressive ensembles of Neoclassical architecture in Eastern Europe. Check our what a beautiful place it is.
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7 Russian Malachite

Russian Malachite

This gem can be justly considered Russian - only Russia has those huge deposits that made malachite world famous. It is one of the most beautiful
minerals. Its color is full of shades - rich palette of all green tones - from light-blue green (turquoise) to saturated dark green.
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6 Soviet Troops Under Moscow In December 1941

Soviet Troops Under Moscow In December 1941

In early December 2013 there was held a reconstruction of a Soviet counter-attack
under Moscow. We are going to show you some pictures of this event right now.
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3 Russian Huts of Early 1900s

Russian Huts of Early 1900s

Some nice Russian houses built in the early 1900s
in the Kostroma region. Aren't they beautiful?
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4 Russian Shipping: Unique Museum Collection

Russian Shipping: Unique Museum Collection

This museum created in Saratov in 1921 finally moved to Nizhny Novgorod and obtained the unique
collection of exhibits devoted to the Russian shipping. We hope it will be interesting for you too.
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1 Long Way of a Kirghiz Yurt

Long Way of a Kirghiz Yurt

So many pictures devoted to Kirghiz yurts. Such a seemingly simple structure takes a lot
of time and efforts to be made. The long way of a yurt is inside this big post.
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1 Meeting the New Year on the Main Square

Meeting the New Year on the Main Square

At 11 p.m. Red Square of Moscow was already overcrowded and enclosed by police. Those who
came a bit earlier could meet New Year 2014 on the main square of the country.
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9 Round About the Olympic Park

Round About the Olympic Park

Flying over the Olympic park - one of the two
clusters of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi 2014.
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3 Most Famous Russian Baths

Most Famous Russian Baths

Sandunovskiye baths are the most famous Russian baths, they appeared in Moscow in 1808. It was the second Moscow construction after the Kremlin illuminated by electric lamps. The baths had their own power station, their water was of the highest
quality - artesian one. The baths employed 400 attendants andhad a restaurant, hotel and even a pet shop. We are going to visit one of the baths' section - man's one, it's the only section that still looks in the original way.
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1 Old Temple In Abkhazia

Old Temple In Abkhazia

Mokva temple in Abkhazia is a wonderful and very old place. It was built in the third quarter of the X
century by Abkhazian King Leon III (955-957). The last restoration of the temple was made in 2002.
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