2 What Happens When Carpets Leave Apartments

What Happens When Carpets Leave Apartments

Russian people love carpets. Especially in Soviet Union there was an obsession with carpets, practically every apartment had one, not always on the
floor, often hanging on the wall as decoration as well. But not always they keep carpets inside. Here are examples of use of carpets outside.
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1 Kuskovo Palace in Autumn from Birds Eyes View

Kuskovo Palace in Autumn from Birds Eyes View

Before 1917 this was a palace for Count Sheremetyev. In 1918 it was nationalized and since then belongs to Russian state. It's not easy to
get a permission for a drone flight and photography here but Vadim, the photographer got his approval and here are the photos.
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4 Russian Women Students of Airborne Forces School

Russian Women Students of Airborne Forces School

A few photos of female part of Russian army students. This particular ladies come from Ryazan city Airborne Forces Institute. They say that army
service is increasing in popularity amongst girls and sometimes even the ones with model look prefer army to show biz. Here are some shots.
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1 French Baron Visits Siberia in 1897

French Baron Visits Siberia in 1897

French baron Joseph de Bai has visited Siberia in 1897
and here are those historical photos for us to see.
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0 Elton John Visits USSR in 1979

Elton John Visits USSR in 1979

These days a Western superstar on tour visiting Russia is no wonder. However in USSR, behind the "Iron
Curtain" visit of someone like Elton John was almost impossible, yet it happened in 1979.
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2 Russian Billionaires and Their Young Women

Russian Billionaires and Their Young Women

What was considered a bad social practice now is fine and even in sort of trend: Russian older men getting married or befriending young women. Plenty of pairs
around where wives look more like daughters. Rich men are especially noted for such behavior. Here is a list of some most notable couples.
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1 Examples of Russian Landscape Design

Examples of Russian Landscape Design

Some examples of  Russian everyday landscape design of apartment building courtyards mainly. Usually to decorate the place all sort of discarded stuff is used. People take stuff from
their garages, dachas etc and bring on. Old cart parts, tires, plastic bottles, old toys just the examples of is being used. Some of those decorations  are pretty crazy.
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3 Twenty Five Years Ago in Russia and Beyond..

Twenty Five Years Ago in Russia and Beyond..

These are the series of events that happened in Russia and some other ex-Soviet countries in 1992, twenty five
years ago. Starting with a Boris Yeltsin giving speech for both houses of US parliament, June 17, 1992.
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1 Soviet Explorers on the North Pole

Soviet Explorers on the North Pole

These photos were made in 1950s-1960s. Those are Soviet North Pole explorers, pilots and
scientists, people who spent over one year on the pole without going to the mainland.
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0 Nostalgic Photographs from USSR

Nostalgic Photographs from USSR

Yet another set of positive
photos from Soviet country.
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