3 Special Present For Euro-2012 Guests

Special Present For Euro-2012 Guests

Guests of EURO 2012 championship and citizens of Kiev have a chance to have a short trip by a real retro-locomotive along the Kiev ring railroad. The
excursion lasts 2 hours. In the locomotive one may listen to some story about the history and modern situation of the South-West railroad.
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7 Production Gymnastics In the USSR

Production Gymnastics In the USSR

Why people do not do it today? That was fun! The all union radio station used to transmit invigorating
sounds at 11 am and people started to stretch and do some physical exercises right at work.
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11 1985-1990: In the Union Of Trams

1985-1990: In the Union Of Trams

One unusual traveller from the Netherlands was obsessed with trams. But today,
together with those trams, we can see fragments of past reality.
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1 What Remained Of a Ural Pit

What Remained Of a Ural Pit

Novo-Ezhovsky pit was one of the Kalatinsky group pits and was opened in 1967, near the old depleted pit Ezhovsky. The
mining zone was almost in the middle of the top of Ezhovaya mountain and went 550 m deep and 650 m wide.
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18 10 Facts About Drinking Culture In Russia

10 Facts About Drinking Culture In Russia

The Slavs didn't have strong
drinks even during feasts.
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7 Children of Perestroika: What They Wore

Children of Perestroika: What They Wore

Let's remember how kids and adults of
perestroika time used to look and what they wore.
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14 Dear Princess Tatiana

Dear Princess Tatiana

The 10th of June was birthday of Great Princess Tatiana Nikolaevna Romanova.  She was born to become a part of the magnificent history of
Russia but shared the country's destiny by suffering humiliation and death from hands of those who had lost any morality.
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2 The Biggest Moscow Flood of 1908

The Biggest Moscow Flood of 1908

One of the biggest floods of the Moscow river happened in 1908, when flowing water amounted to 2860 m3/s. The river
and the drainage channel united in one corridor 1,5 km wide. 16km2 of the city territory was flooded.
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26 Afghan War 1979 1989. Views From Another Angle

Afghan War 1979 1989. Views From Another Angle

Observing the war from
the Afghan side.
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10 Sukhum Depot of the Armenian Railway

Sukhum Depot of the Armenian Railway

Report from the railway
depot in Sukhum, Georgia.
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