0 Why a Garage is a Must Have in Kamchatka

Why a Garage is a Must Have in Kamchatka

A lot of snow, isn't it? It appeared only one night, people of Kamchatka didn't expect it at all. They left their cars outside and they
could hardly be found the next morning. The main problem is not even to set a vehicle free from the snow, but get it started...
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2 Bathhouse For Ice Swimmers on the State Line

Bathhouse For Ice Swimmers on the State Line

Blagoveschensk is a small Russian city bordering China. It is separated from the neighboring country with the Amur river. Locals began to practise ice swimming more than ten years ago. But they
had no place to warm after all. They they do. This bathhouse is only one in Russia located at the frontier. Blogger smit-smitty has visited the place and took interesting photos..
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2 Faces of Soviet Young Rail Road Students

Faces of Soviet Young Rail Road Students

Just an old album of photos devoted to Soviet kids who studied in the rail road college. Many of them were already working in post WW2 Soviet
Russia on positions connected with rail road: conductors, station duty officers etc. Just take a look at the faces of long gone time.
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7 First Rockets Arrive to Russian New Spaceport “Kosmodrom Vostochny”

First Rockets Arrive to Russian New Spaceport “Kosmodrom Vostochny”

First rockets arrived at Russian new spaceport - "Cosmodrome Vostochny". Thanks to Marina, the only blogger who got there yet, we can see what's going on there these
days! She has saw the newest Russian Soyuz-2.1a rockets, and saw how the last inspections were made before the actual launch. Let's see what she found!
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3 Unique Soviet Taxi Cab

Unique Soviet Taxi Cab

This unique test car was designed in 1964 based on components of "Moskvich-408". It successfully passed performance tests in
Moscow and was recommended for serial production In Yerevan, but due to different reasons it didn't go this far...
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3 Cool Bday Present: SU 100 Tank Destroyer Cat House

Cool Bday Present: SU 100 Tank Destroyer Cat House

When your hands are growing from the right place and you can boast of creativity, your friends and relatives may expect really cool presents. Thus, one guy on his
birthday has received a great SU100 "Tank Destroyer" cathouse from his brother. Trace the process of its creation with these photos. Only in Russia.
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13 Self Propelled Mortar Tulpan vs Toyota Camry

Self Propelled Mortar Tulpan vs Toyota Camry

  Interesting accident has happened in one of Russian cities. As witnesses report a road conflict arised between Toyota Camry driver and a soldier driving 2S4 "Tyulpan" ("Tulip") self
propelled mortar. Then Camry driver as said didn't want to yield to the soldier, then soldier just ran over the Toyota on his 27-ton tank. A couple more photos inside.
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5 Old Soviet Civil Defense Book

Old Soviet Civil Defense Book

Here is an old Soviet civil defense book. Books like this were used to raise awareness of
sudden attack performed on Soviet Union in masses. Like, what to do if nuclear bomb drops.
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6 Soviet Traffic Controllers on the Streets of Europe

Soviet Traffic Controllers on the Streets of Europe

After Russian army entered Europe in 1944-45 they have started putting their traffic controllers on the crossroads of the main European cities. Same thing was done by Nazi commanders a few years
before - they have installed the German language road signs all over the Europe and conquered part of Russia, now this time the road signs were in Russian. Let's see how it was.
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0 Russian Strategic Bombers Tu-22m3 on a March

Russian Strategic Bombers Tu-22m3 on a March

These machines are rare target for the airplane spotters and it was a big luck, says Svetlana, the author of the photos, that they got them. One of the most nice looking Russian planes, the strategic
TU-22M3s were on a march from Novosibirsk, Russia to Tajikistan where they were invited in Russia-Tajikistan drill near the Afghanistan border. Let's see them up close, thanks to Svetlana:
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