20 Assorted Russia, Part 22

Assorted Russia, Part 22

Hardly have we presented Assorted Russia, Part 21, when we collected enough short funny stories for another, next part. Let us look how a snake hunts a fish.
It let the fish come closer and attacked it squeezing its gills and depriving it from the ability to breathe. The fish tried to resist but failed.
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16 A Visit To The Almaty Television Tower

A Visit To The Almaty Television Tower

The Almaty Television Tower was built between 1975 to 1983. It is one of the most seismically stable and tallest buildings in the world. It is the second tallest building in Kazakhstan and 32nd in the world. The
tower is located on the slopes of the Kok-Tube at a height of 372m above sea level. To date the tower is closed to tourist. Here is an exclusive view of the tower both from the outside and from within.
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33 A Guy With A Difference

A Guy With A Difference

Discrimination against gays and lesbians in Russia and Kazakhstan remains
widespread. People refuse to accept sexual minorities and consider them as freaks.
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9 Wreckage Of A Moscow Motor Boat

Wreckage Of A Moscow Motor Boat

What you see here are remains of the "Lastochka" motor boat that carried passengers willing to enjoy the view of the
Moscow river. Its wreckage occurred as the captain exceeded the number of passengers allowable on board.
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9 The Wild Beauty Of Gamov Peninsula

The Wild Beauty Of Gamov Peninsula

Would you like to enjoy the beauty of undersea world and sandy beaches, unite with nature and try
the role of a wild tourist? Welcome to Gamov peninsula area located in the Sea of Japan.
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37 Gay Love Leaves Kazakhstan

Gay Love Leaves Kazakhstan

The attitude to same-sex unions in Russia and former Soviet Republics is extremely negative. As of today, Russian legislation does not
allow same-sex couples to marry. Those of them who don't want to hide have to go abroad like the heroes of our today's post.
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33 Two-Headed Snake: A Wonder Of Nature In Yalta

Two-Headed Snake: A Wonder Of Nature In Yalta

Have you ever known there are such creatures as an albino two-headed snake? It has
two brains. Each head, principal and subordinate, thinks and feeds separately.
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5 Peep Into The Bolshoi Theatre

Peep Into The Bolshoi Theatre

In three months, the first performances at the Bolshoi Theatre will begin. The
Theatre currently looks like a big anthill, but a look inside won't cause any harm.
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28 The Tragedy On The Volga River

The Tragedy On The Volga River

The Bulgaria cruise ship sank on the Volga river on July, 10. The ship carried 188 passengers including the personnel. It took the ship some
minutes to sink. The tragedy occurred in Tatarstan. July 12 is announced the day of mourning. Rescue operations continue till now.
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12 Welcome Back, Dead Man!

Welcome Back, Dead Man!

One man passed his notebook in front of a camera with a long exposure that was showing a video
with scans of a dead body. And what do you think? He managed to bring the body to reality!
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