6 Yalta Zoo Skazka

Yalta Zoo Skazka

Yalta Zoo “Skazka” (Russian for “Fairy Tale”) is the only Ukrainian privately owned zoo. At present more than
120 species of animals can be found in the Zoo, all of which were delivered from all continents of the globe.
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12 On Top Of The Bridge To Russky Island In Vladivostok

On Top Of The Bridge To Russky Island In Vladivostok

The elevator will bring you on top of the Bridge to Russky Island which is currently under construction in Vladivostok in 5 minutes. Its
pylons have reached their record-breaking height of 324 m above sea level! So, let's go up and see what's going on over there!
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8 The Crimea Of 1958

The Crimea Of 1958

Howard Sochurek, a photographer for Life magazine, travelled a lot throughout the Soviet Union in the 1950s leaving
after himself an impressive collection of photographs. We want to show you those he took in the Crimea in 1958.
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9 Military Exercises Of Mortarmen In The Primorye Region

Military Exercises Of Mortarmen In The Primorye Region

The photos were taken during military
training of mortarmen on an amphibious
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9 Kazakh Expedition To The South Pole

Kazakh Expedition To The South Pole

Which of you have never dreamt of adventures and fantastic exploits? For most of us, those dreams are
still just dreams but there're yet some people who managed to make their dreams come true.
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8 One Of The Largest Libraries In The World

One Of The Largest Libraries In The World

The National library of Belarus relates to one of the largest libraries in the world. The building is twice heavier than the Ostankino Tower and is included into the list of top 50 most
unusual buildings in the world where it occupies the 24th position. At night the library can be seen from the space. Let us see what the library looks like from the inside.
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3 The Fate Of The Astrakhan Sturgeon By Carl Mydans

The Fate Of The Astrakhan Sturgeon By Carl Mydans

The photos were made by Carl Mydans in April 1960 and show
how a sturgeon, the tastiest fish, is caught and cooked.
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4 Tactical Maneuvers On The Klerk Peninsula

Tactical Maneuvers On The Klerk Peninsula

Units of the Pacific Fleet Marine Force carried out two-day tactical
maneuvers in Primorye Territory that started on March, 14th.
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6 The USSR In Black And White Photos

The USSR In Black And White Photos

The non-official photos taken in the USSR were presented
in the museum of modern art in Oxford, England in 1987.
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24 Life in Russia How It Was In The 90s

Life in Russia How It Was In The 90s

Let's look back at the time that
ceased to exist and is history now.
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