3 So Different Underground Basements of Moscow

So Different Underground Basements of Moscow

The Neglinka is the river in the centre of Moscow, the left tributary of the Moskva river.
Its length is 7,5 km and nearly along the whole distance it flows inside the pipe.
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1 The Imperial Sailing Palace

The Imperial Sailing Palace

The only one yacht that participated in the military operations and shipwrecked was
the Black Sea wheeled imperial "Livadia". Its construction began in 1869.
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0 Instead of Any Overseas

Instead of Any Overseas

It was not so long ago when for the country with the population of 280 million people Sochi represented Egypt, Turkey, Croatia, Montenegro, Thailand, Cyprus, Greece, Spain, Canary
Islands, Cote d'-Azur, Sardinia, Miami and whatever else!  It is hard to imagine how all these people could found enough room on its beaches. On the photos is the city of the 1970-80s.
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2 Memorable Naval Album 1945-1950

Memorable Naval Album 1945-1950

Some private photos of sailors who served in the Black Sea Fleet in 1944-1950 on
the squadron torpedo boat "Boiky". Mainly the photos are from Sevastopol.
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24 Military Equipment Exhibition

Military Equipment Exhibition

A set of photos from the military
equipment exhibition in Moscow (May,
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9 Children of the Russian Empire

Children of the Russian Empire

S. M. Prokudin-Gorsky liked to photograph children though each photo cost 10 rubles, it was a huge amount and the photographer
was not rich, but he continued to take photos of kids because he liked them (he himself was a father of four).
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12 Communication Centre Disguised In the Forest

Communication Centre Disguised In the Forest

Another abandoned communication centre of the unbreakable union. The
one-storey bunker of the early 70s, rather well disguise in the fall forest.
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4 Full Speed Ahead!

Full Speed Ahead!

As part of the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum this four-mast bark moored for three days in the city. Some official events were held
aboard the "Kruzenshtern". Not so many sailing ships remained in the world, so let's not miss a chance to see what's aboard this unique ship.
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6 The Pyramids of the Talc Pit

The Pyramids of the Talc Pit

This talc pit is an interesting and unusual place. It seems that ancient Egyptians were here, in the Sverdlovsk region, to make their pyramids. The development started in the end of the 19th century,
extraction in the 30s of the 20th century. In the time of perestroika the extraction stopped and the pit was closed down. Since then tourists started to come here looking for something unusual.
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13 Travelling In Russia of 1985

Travelling In Russia of 1985

Photos of one foreigner who travelled to
Moscow and Vladimir in May, 1985.
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