9 We Better Come Back Here Four Years Later

We Better Come Back Here Four Years Later

Maybe Nizhny Novgorod (Russia) does not look attractive today but at least it has hope for future changes. It is going to hold the Football Championship in
2018 and the government has promised that the city will get a new look by then, and we hope it will. They have managed to beautify Sochi, after all.
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3 Retrospective of the Modern Olympic City

Retrospective of the Modern Olympic City

For the country with population of 280 million people Sochi used to substitute Egypt, Turkey, Croatia and Montenegro, Thailand and Cyprus, Greece, Spain and Canaries, Cote d'Azur, Sardinia and who knows
what else! It is even hard to imagine how all those people found enough space on Sochi beaches. Check out the pictures of the modern Olympic city the way it looked like in the 1970-80s.
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2 Olympic Bobsleigh And Luge Track On a Foggy Day

Olympic Bobsleigh And Luge Track On a Foggy Day

One of the Russian bloggers took a chance to visit the bobsleigh/luge track in Olympic Sochi and see it from the
angles we normally do not see on TV. Luckily, he did not hide his emotions and shared the images with us.
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5 Church: to the Space and Beyond

Church: to the Space and Beyond

As it has been reported by API news agency, there is a cosmonaut (astronaut) space suit that has been developed especially for the use by Orthodox church priests while their (possible) space trips. As the agency says: "priests can fly to space with accordance to all their religious protocols and implement their
function in space. It's not yet clear when the first launch is planned though". Also, recently there were reports of Russian Orthodox Church adopting special Olympic uniform to support the Sochi Winter Games. Here we can see some photos of the Church's head in the mentioned outfit:
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3 Olympic Objects From Above, Part II

Olympic Objects From Above, Part II

You have already seen the Sochi Olympic objects while being built and from the
height... This time we decided to let an UAV fly over them and take some shots for you.
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9 Round About the Olympic Park

Round About the Olympic Park

Flying over the Olympic park - one of the two
clusters of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi 2014.
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1 Olympic Objects 2014 From Above

Olympic Objects 2014 From Above

You could already have seen Sochi Olympic objects on photos or TV, but
have you seen them from above? If you haven't, do it right now!
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2 Olympic Sky Under Protection

Olympic Sky Under Protection

Meanwhile preparation for the Olympic Games 2014 are in full swing. The special unit of antiaircraft
defence whose mission is to protect the sky over the Olympic city is already in its place too.
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2 New Thermal Power Plant In the Olympic City

New Thermal Power Plant In the Olympic City

Dzhubginskaya thermal power plant of Sochi, Russia, has power of 180MW. It is one of 53 new objects of the city power system. No more dust, no
dark and dirty shops, no black soot. This power plant even has no turbine hall. Its gas turbine power units are under the open sky.
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3 Olympic Flame Gets Extinguished

Olympic Flame Gets Extinguished

Manufacturers of the torches for the Olympic Games 2014 in Sochi were provided about seven million dollars to make a reliable product
that would never extinguish under no circumstances. However it did happen anyway... Hasn't it been blessed by the Church??
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