13 Nice To Live in a Soviet Country!

Nice To Live in a Soviet Country!

Photos of a talented American photographer Howard Sochurek taken in the Leningrad Palace of the Pioneers and
Schoolchildren. Howard Sochurek was a member of the Nixon delegation in Russia in summer 1959.
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8 Skating on the 400 km Ice!

Skating on the 400 km Ice!

These guys were dreaming to see the pure ice of Baikal, touch the sacred place of Siberia, feel the power of the lake and enjoy its beauty. And
skate along its ice, of course. It took them less than 2 weeks to overcome 400 km on skates. And it was the best winter adventure!
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2 Survival Of A Pilot In A Forest

Survival Of A Pilot In A Forest

In January Russian military pilots got a chance to implement their survival skills under extreme conditions in practice.
They concentrated on many issues such as survival in a deserted area, obtainment of food, fire and water, etc.
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2 Muscular Siberia

Muscular Siberia

On 7th, April, 2012 there was held Open Championship on bodybuilding, fitness and body-fitness of
Siberia. The most interesting photos of the event held in Novosibirsk are presented below.
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4 Moscow Ladies Photographed By Lisa Larsen

Moscow Ladies Photographed By Lisa Larsen

Everyday life of Moscow ladies through the camera
glass of Lisa Larsen, August - September, 1956.
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6 DIY Sports Bike

DIY Sports Bike

One guy spent some weeks to make a
sports bike almost from nothing...
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7 Air Exercises In The Ryazan Region

Air Exercises In The Ryazan Region

In September 2011, airborne troops held air exercises in the Ryazan Region. The exercise included landing of 700
paratroopers and 6 units of military equipment. After that, they practiced capturing the maneuver enemy.
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3 Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

We keep telling you about events that happened in the Soviet Union in
1961 as described by Life Magazine. Click here to read Part 1.
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10 News From Russian Roads, Part 53

News From Russian Roads, Part 53

Look at the car that has been found at a parking lot in Kiev. Its owner must
be against any comfort and has only the most essential things in his car.
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5 Military Exercises For Priests

Military Exercises For Priests

A group of airborne priests made a parachute jump and worked out as part of military exercises held at a military base outside Ryazan. The only difference between regular military
men and priests is their beards and hats. Priests are very brave and some of them have been to Kosovo and Chechnya while others have just learnt how to bale out.
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