12 The Big Restoration Of The Big Theatre

The Big Restoration Of The Big Theatre

The Bolshoi (Big) Theatre is the historic Russian theatre designed by the architect Joseph Bove, which holds performances of ballet and opera. It is one of the biggest and the most famous theatres in the world. The construction of the Bolshoi Theatre consisted of
new elements and of details from the previous buildings. A lot of cracks, sags and other defects appeared in the walls after the last serious restoration. In fact the building is constantly being repaired from the beginning of its existence.
15 Another Cool Park in Kiev

Another Cool Park in Kiev

A new children's landscape park has lately been built in Kiev. It was created by one sculptor on the money of an unknown
benefactor and residents of the nearby houses. It's quite a weird but at the same time cool park. Well, see yourselves.
17 The Old Time Gallery In Moscow

The Old Time Gallery In Moscow

The old time gallery in Crocus Expo exhibited unique and rare displays: cars for the special purpose. There
were a lot of vehicles, not only cars, but also motorcycles, bicycles and even an armoured car.
14 The Native Land Of Uzbeks

The Native Land Of Uzbeks

Practically all Uzbeks that come to Russia for work live in flats with 20-30 roommates or in dirty dormitories, in basements and in abandoned buildings. Most of them earn less then 7,000 rubles (250 dollars), don't see
their families and friends for years. But still this life is better then the life in poverty in their native land. There are some pictures of the beauty that Uzbek workers have to change for peanuts.
12 The Supersecret Factory In Balaklava

The Supersecret Factory In Balaklava

The supersecret factory of submarine repairing in Balaklava was opened for everybody's view only in 2003. This unique project was started in 1957, builders worked almost all the day, in three shifts. And the construction was over in 1961. The underground base of the factory served as the military object during the cold war. This object is
the building of anti-nuclear protection. In case of danger the factory could automatically and airtightly close and accommodate all the Balaklava population. There was a bakery, storehouses and a hospital, so people might live there for 3 years. The whole area of all rooms and halls is about 5100 square metres.
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22 The Most Creative Ads of Russia

The Most Creative Ads of Russia

Recently there have appeared many interesting outdoor ads in Russia. Though their performance is often very lame and ideas are not
always original, such advertising is certainly an example of Russian creativity which arouses passers-by's interest and smile.
11 The Aircraft Crash Near Vladivostok

The Aircraft Crash Near Vladivostok

On the 8th of April the fighter SU-27 crashed near
Vladivostok. What is usually done in such cases in Russia?
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25 An Enigmatic Tunnel

An Enigmatic Tunnel

A very strange place was found in a remote forest by one photographer. On a small opening there was a round door leading to
a long dirty and rusty tunnel of incomprehensible destination... Nobody could explain what that place is for...
54 Church And Army Go Together

Church And Army Go Together

The Russian Orthodox Church has the close connection with the Russian army. They believe
each other, and they suppose only together they present real hope for the country.
15 Unique Views Of Night Red Square

Unique Views Of Night Red Square

Red Square is undoubtedly beautiful in every time of the year and at any time of day or night. But these photos are outstanding - they depict the main square of Russia from the nearby roofs - the roofs, from which a simple civilian photographer is not allowed to shoot, or the price of a
single-hour photo set exceeds $200.  Nonetheless a group of brave camera boys found back-ways to the secured roofs, and as a result you can enjoy one more gallery of night Moscow lights- so accustomed to the eye of a Moscovite, but still beautiful and tempting.