5 How accordions and bayans are made in Tula

How accordions and bayans are made in Tula

      The story of how we with a company of bloggers went on a fascinating tour to the Tula accordion factory. The factory itself is located on the outskirts of the city and occupies a
large area. Let's start with the inspection of the factory’s museum in which there are collected a lot of accordions which were issued previously and continue to be made to this day.
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0 Vintage Soviet Road Paving Photos from 1920-60s

Vintage Soviet Road Paving Photos from 1920-60s

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Multimedia Art Museum Moscow archive contains many photos about road works in the beginning and the middle of the last century. We have prepared a small selection of historical photos... Read more...

23 The hell of Russian hospitals

The hell of Russian hospitals

Despite the fact that the Government constantly reports about allocations of considerable amounts for the reforms in health care, the situation with our hospitals remains the same. In the regions, most hospitals are in a terrible condition,
the conditions of patients care may be called critical, and the quality of the provided services is far from perfect. Next, we propose to have a look at the photos that show more clearly what is happening in our hospitals.
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1 Ultimate vacation: the Soviet Instagram

Ultimate vacation: the Soviet Instagram

The "Instagram Generation" may not be aware that the format of square photos was not born with the advent of social networks. Cameras taking 6x6 and
6x7 pictures, such as "Lubitel", "Kiev 88", "Salut", "Moskva", were very popular in the Soviet times, and owners took them for holidays.
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2 How a Tu-104 was moved across Moscow

How a Tu-104 was moved across Moscow

Let me re-post an interesting article about how a Tu-104 was moved across Moscow from the Chkalovsky
airfield. It was interesting for me, since the same people moved another Tu-104 last year in Tomsk.
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0 Abandoned station of deionized water production

Abandoned station of deionized water production

BEAUTY IS IN EVERYTHING BUT NOT EVERYONE CAN SEE IT. Blogger Armahema went
to another place and brought his photos back for our viewing pleasure.
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0 Postcards of Leningrad of the 80s

Postcards of Leningrad of the 80s

Views of Leningrad in the 1980s on the Soviet photo greeting cards. Luckily, all of them have
captions in English on their backward side. Also can be clicked to see it full size.
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1 Winter Russia. Karelia

Winter Russia. Karelia

The advantage of tourists over local residents is that one sees everything in a new way, watching open-mouthed, another one indifferently passes by, they had seen
it a hundred times. Here is a village in Karelia, the Russian Finnish region, typical for the whole phenomena of the country, but still different.
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0 Omsk Plant of Civil Aviation

Omsk Plant of Civil Aviation

*The second Life of helicopters: Blog Tour at Omsk Plant of Civil Aviation* 1. On February 5, 1945, based on production of aircraft repair base no. 406 capacity in Aktyubinsk town (Kazakhstan) there was
created "Omsk aircraft repair workshops no. 41 West Siberian management of civil aviation". From 1945 to 1956 years in the workshops there was overhauled 1235 aircrafts Po-2  and 2008 engines M-11.
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2 Best Russian Videos Daily Part 4

Best Russian Videos Daily Part 4

Russian best videos daily compilation part 4,
collected by us yesterday for you to see today!

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