9 High Water In Mordovia

High Water In Mordovia

High water has come to Mordovia.
Hundreds of people have been evacuated...
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3 Matveev, the Island of Walruses And Polar Bears

Matveev, the Island of Walruses And Polar Bears

This island doesn't look impressive from afar. Even plants do not beautify it,
only grass. But in this dull place one can see walruses, many of them...
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1 April Holidays In Taimyr

April Holidays In Taimyr

Each April Taimyr has festive mood. In the regional centre they celebrate Heiro holiday or a reindeer day - holiday of the Sun. Right at this time light part of the day becomes longer behind the polar
circle turning into the whole light day. The sun doesn't set at all. The day of the Sun slowly became the day of deer breeders celebrated on April weekends in the villages of Taimyr.
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3 Spring Fun In Ufa

Spring Fun In Ufa

Spring has come to Ufa and people
entertain themselves the way they can...
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0 In the Region of Deer

In the Region of Deer

Yamal is often called the region of deer, though in translation it means "The end of the world". It is
inhabited by representatives of the ancient people who've been keeping traditions from time immemorial.
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2 Skating on the 400 km Ice! Part II

Skating on the 400 km Ice! Part II

The second and the final set of photos from the awesome
skating jouney along Baikal. The first post is here.
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1 High And Low Volgograd

High And Low Volgograd

Inside of this post you'll see trams in the subway
tunnels, Volgograd roofs and dancing bridges.
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3 Heritage of Prokudin-Gorsky: Close Up Plans

Heritage of Prokudin-Gorsky: Close Up Plans

You've seen already some sets of photos by a famous Russian photographer Prokudin-Gorsky: 1, 2, 3. These are some close up views reavealing new details
definitely deserve your attention. On the photo fragment above: "On the river Sim at the station Ashi-Balashovskaya", 1910. Looks like a painting!
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0 One Sunset, One Sunrise

One Sunset, One Sunrise

Krasnaya Presnya is one of the most
favourite places of Muscovites.
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11 Final Winter Fishing

Final Winter Fishing

These guys have made an unforgettable journey to a well-known river Selita in Kazakhstan for
fishing. The river is full of pike. The road to the place is awful but the guys overcame 350 km.
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