A set of rainy Kazan photos taken from a helicopter. The city will hold the XXVII world student games in 2013 so now Kazan represents a huge construction site.
Centre of the city
Culture and entertainment complex
Qolsharif mosque – the main Muslim temple of Tatarstan
Grand hotel “Kazan”
Peter and Paul Cathedral
Hotel entertainment complex
64 sports object are being built for World Student Games 2013.
Palace of martial arts
Stadium “Labor reserves”
Area for volleyball and rugby
Centre of volleyball “St. Petersburg”
Area for final volleyball matches
Universal sports complex and the ice palace
Interchange being built
Lenin dam being fully reconstructed
The Kazan helicopter plant
Soviet supersonic passenger plane Tu-144 (USSR-77107). One of the seven Tu-144 preserved.
Location: Kazan, Tatarstan