1 Berezniki – a City That Stands on the Edge of the Abyss

Berezniki – a City That Stands on the Edge of the Abyss

Berezniki town is known across the Russia (and even abroad) for the constant happening sinkholes in the town. However not
everyone knows on how big scale this is happening and how it looks like, here we are going to explore this topic in detail:
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2 Travel Blog of Holland Man to Winter Leningrad in Year 1969

Travel Blog of Holland Man to Winter Leningrad in Year 1969

A trip that a man from Holland made to Leningrad in the winter of 1969. Interestingly enough, besides the usual photographs
he also shares his feelings and comments about the things he saw. Sort of a real travel blog from back in 1969.
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7 Pilot Lived Five Days in a Wrecked Helicopter in the Mountains

Pilot Lived Five Days in a Wrecked Helicopter in the Mountains

  Today a pilot was rescued from mountains in Yakutia, Russia. He had to spend five days in a wrecked helicopter waiting until the
weather became better. Right after he crashed he sent an SOS signal but the rescue teams couldn't reach him because of bad visibility.
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4 Cardboard Mexican Fans Spends Time at World Cup Russia [photos]

Cardboard Mexican Fans Spends Time at World Cup Russia [photos]

Mexican fans squad is hitting Moscow with a cardboard figure of their friend. They take it to the matches, bars, and wherever they go. They
say the cardboard friend is having much better times there than their real friend who stayed in Mexico. Why did he stay there?
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8 Most Beautiful Subway Stations of St.Petersburg [11 photos]

Most Beautiful Subway Stations of St.Petersburg [11 photos]

St.Petersburg metro is a second in size subway in Russia. Some of its stations are really worth of paying
attention from esthetical and cultural point of view. Here are the ten probably most beautiful ones.
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1 Nice Little Russian Town in Altai Mountains

Nice Little Russian Town in Altai Mountains

This is Chemal town in Altai region, Russia. Population just 4,000 people. It's staying in a
valley between two mountains. It's a very picturesque little town, just take a look at it.
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2 Two days in Moscow in 1982

Two days in Moscow in 1982

So this is a kind of a time machine. Foreign tourist arrived in Moscow April 30th 1982 and stayed
there two days. He made numerous photos of what he saw around. Now we can see them too.
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0 Hot Springs on Iturup Island: The Eight Meter Waterfall With Hot Water

Hot Springs on Iturup Island: The Eight Meter Waterfall With Hot Water

The most famous volcano on Iturup island of Kurill islands on the Eastern part of Russia, next to Japan. Because of the
volcano there are plenty of hot springs on the island. Russian traveller Sergey visited the place and made some photos.
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2 Russian Ussuriysk Siberian Railroad in 1897

Russian Ussuriysk Siberian Railroad in 1897

Those are old photographs from Ussuriysk Siberian railway, in 1897. Sadly most of the photos have no
captions. However this one on top is Vladivostok railway station and its square in 1897.
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3 A Journey to Russian Arctics on a Car: No Roads, Polar Bears, Atomic Icebreakers and more

A Journey to Russian Arctics on a Car: No Roads, Polar Bears, Atomic Icebreakers and more

North of Russia is a wild place. No roads, you can't travel on the car just planes or helicopters. But in winter things change - there an opportunity appears to go on the "winter roads" - roads made of hard compressed snow that magically disappear in spring again This guy used this opportunity to travel to the
Northern coast of Russia on his car and see the atomic icebreakers in their natural habitat.  He crossed Arctic Ocean, and besides he met local people who send their kids to school on helicopters, saw abandoned Soviet army bases on Polar islands, Northernmost in the world railroad and many more...
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