18 Hello from the Past!

Hello from the Past!

Some touching and memorable
photos from the Russian past...
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0 Instead of Any Overseas

Instead of Any Overseas

It was not so long ago when for the country with the population of 280 million people Sochi represented Egypt, Turkey, Croatia, Montenegro, Thailand, Cyprus, Greece, Spain, Canary
Islands, Cote d'-Azur, Sardinia, Miami and whatever else!  It is hard to imagine how all these people could found enough room on its beaches. On the photos is the city of the 1970-80s.
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6 Shar-Pei Adopts Tiger Cubs

Shar-Pei Adopts Tiger Cubs

Two newly born tiger cubs were refused by mom and employees of the Sochi Zoo found a
female Shar-pei that has just given birth to puppies to feed the cubs...
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9 Olympic Games 2014: Preparations Continue

Olympic Games 2014: Preparations Continue

Why not see how it is going in Sochi where they
will welcome the best world sportsmen in 2014.
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15 Soviet Aircrafts Riga Got After the USSR Collapse

Soviet Aircrafts Riga Got After the USSR Collapse

Near the airport of Riga there is a strange museum - only one person takes care of it - Victor
Talpa. It seems he likes this work and may tell many stories about the air exhibits.
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3 2011 Best Photographs Of Russia. Nomination Nature

2011 Best Photographs Of Russia. Nomination Nature

You must have already seen some of the posts devoted to the winners of 2011 Best Photographs
of Russia photo exhibition. It's time to show you winners in nomination 'Nature'.
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6 Mobile Exhibition Complex Makes A Stop In Zelenograd

Mobile Exhibition Complex Makes A Stop In Zelenograd

Last week, the so called mobile exhibition complex of the Russian Railways opened its doors to its visitors in Zelenograd. On the whole, the train has been
travelling in Russia for three months and has visited over 50 cities and villages of Russia. So, let's find out what it can surprise us with.
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22 Top 10 Things To Do In Lvov

Top 10 Things To Do In Lvov

Lvov- is one of the most beautiful cities in Ukraine with a historical part that is comparable to an open air museum. No wonder the Ministry of Culture and Tourism gave the city the title of the Cultural Capital of Ukraine. The historical center is a part of the UNESCO World Heritage list. It is not surprising that the
city has the largest number of monuments in Ukraine, counting from the sublime "Royal City" to the strange "Bandershtadt". It is a wonderful city where anyone can find something interesting for himself. Here are a few things one must do or take part in when visiting Lvov - The City of Lions.
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6 Tiny Russia In A St. Petersburg Museum

Tiny Russia In A St. Petersburg Museum

In a museum of St. Petersburg there is a model of Russia called 'Grand Model'. It's not an exact copy of some Russian
city, as many think it is; it is a smaller version of the country's lifestyle and organization. Take a look!
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13 Preparing For The Olympics-2014

Preparing For The Olympics-2014

In 2014 Sochi is going to host the Olympic Games, which Russian people are very happy about, because it will enhance the prestige of the country and in Russia they will have a new world-class touristic city. Some people don't believe that builders will be
able to finish their projects in time but after seeing what they've already done, no doubt will be left. In the picture: Stadium 'Fisht' construction. The stadium was named after Mount Fisht which means 'white head' (the glacier on top).
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