16 Guided Missile Cruiser Moskva

Guided Missile Cruiser Moskva

The previous name of this cruiser is Slava, that means "glory". It was launched in 1982 and
the cruiser started its work in 1983. So let's begin to examine it from the stern.
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11 Assorted Russia, Part 24

Assorted Russia, Part 24

Roses, candles, champagne, bath with suds. What else
do you need for a perfect romantic evening?
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6 Moscow Life of the 1950s-60s

Moscow Life of the 1950s-60s

The famous Soviet film "I Am Twenty" was directed in 1966 by Marlen Khutsiev. It contains so many interesting
characteristics and facts of Moscow, that we could examine life of Muscovites of the 50s-60s by the help of this film.
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4 The Lights Of Moscow

The Lights Of Moscow

A museum called The Lights Of Moscow is located in the very center of the Russian capital. It
reveals the history of Moscow streets lighting and represents ancient and modern light sources.
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12 Hot Smoking Sausage Or the Meat Factory On Fire

Hot Smoking Sausage Or the Meat Factory On Fire

A large-scale fire that broke out at the Mikoyan meat processing plant in northern
Moscow spread over 2000 meters. Fortunately, it was put out and no one was injured.
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7 Moscow Rooftop Views

Moscow Rooftop Views

Enjoy beautiful  pictures of Moscow taken from an airplane
approaching to land and standing on the roof of a business center.
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24 A Modern Brewing Plant In Mytishchi

A Modern Brewing Plant In Mytishchi

Today we'll go on excursion to the new and modern brewing plant located in Mytishchi, the Moscow
region. Alongside with many tasty things they produce a new Russian brand of beer 'Mospivo'.
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37 American Views Of Soviet Russia

American Views Of Soviet Russia

An American photographer James Abbe started his career as a fashionable artist who made pictures of Hollywood celebrities but later turned to
photojournalism. He also lived in the USSR in 1927 and 1932. Below are his pictures from the book I Photograph Russia made in 1932 with Abbe's comments.
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9 Wreckage Of A Moscow Motor Boat

Wreckage Of A Moscow Motor Boat

What you see here are remains of the "Lastochka" motor boat that carried passengers willing to enjoy the view of the
Moscow river. Its wreckage occurred as the captain exceeded the number of passengers allowable on board.
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8 Ostankino TV Tower: Moscow Views

Ostankino TV Tower: Moscow Views

Last time we
told you about
Ostankino TV tower. Today we'll climb the  Tower, a free-standing television and radio tower in Moscow, to enjoy bird's-eye view of the city of Moscow. Standing 540 meters (1,770 ft) tall, Ostankino is a member of the World Federation of Great Towers, currently the tallest in Europe and 3rd tallest in the world. Read more...

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