Retrospective of the Modern Olympic City

Retrospective of the Modern Olympic City

For the country with population of 280 million people Sochi used to substitute Egypt, Turkey, Croatia and Montenegro, Thailand and Cyprus, Greece, Spain and Canaries, Cote d’Azur, Sardinia and who knows what else! It is even hard to imagine how all those people found enough space on Sochi beaches. Check out the pictures of the modern Olympic city the way it looked like in the 1970-80s.

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If Then in Russia

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Hello and here we have a few photos answering the question If? but adapted to local conditions. For example, to make an idea clear: if you need to make your door so that it could open softly, doesn’t rust and doesn’t make annoying squeaks then you might want to use a pair of old rubber flappers and use them like pair of door hinges. Just like on the pic above.

Want to see more? We have more! For instance: If you need to clean the snow of your car in the morning in Moscow, then…

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That Wonderful Soviet Air Company

That Wonderful Soviet Air Company

Soviet company “Aeroflot” was the largest air company in the entire history of the country – 130 million passengers annually! Without any worries people could buy tickets and fly somewhere on Saturday or Sunday. It was exactly “somewhere”, not where they needed or wanted to go. Because to get tickets on a plane that would fly where they needed they had to stand in a long line at the air agency two weeks in advance. Those airports were wonderful, all those kiosks, cafes and even toilets…

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Gypsy Wedding

Gypsy Wedding

Have you ever been at a real Gypsy wedding? Today you are given such a chance! Spend one day with a Gypsy couple in Ryazan, Russia, on the day of their wedding – you will not miss a single moment being all the way with the bride and groom from morning till night. We gonna start at the hairdresser’s and finish in the house of the newly-weds where they will count the money given to them!

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