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Ufa one of three biggest cities of Ural Region Russia

Top 6 Natural wonders of the Ural Mountains From the Jasper Mountains all the way to the ancient religious villages and sacred cities made out of stone, there are many attractions in the Ural region, which will capture the imagination no less than the famous Dyatlov Pass   Ufa Beauty of Ural Mountains   Ufa Ural   Ufa new development   Open air concert of classic music Youth Symphonic orchestra

Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk town on Sakhalin Russian island in the North Pacific Ocean

We shall continue our video travel across Russia Previous posts Sakhalin is a large Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk is a city and the administrative center of Sakhalin Oblast, Russia. It was called Vladimirovka from 1882 to 1905, then Toyohara from 1905 to 1946. Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk  Airial view   Mountain skiing in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk 2016   Corporate video of Silver Wood development   April  19th, 2016 people rescued four killer whale trapped in ice near Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Crimea Artek EduCamp and recreational resort for children on the Black Sea

Since the reunification, Russia invested 4 bln rubles in Artek. Artek is an EduCamp and recreational resort for children along the Black Sea coast that consists of 10 separate “camps” as they are traditionally called. The territory of Artek is larger than the territory of Monaco. Guests and workers use electric cars to get around. Buildings that were built back in the USSR were completely renovated, with some new buildings

Masterpieces of the Soviet Neorealism 1953-1968

I love Soviet art, or what’s now called Soviet neo-realism. Graphic, mosaics, sculptures and paintings of the Soviet artists are superb. Paintings are so touching, thoughtful and soulful, full of light, deeply rooted in the best traditions of the classic Russian fine art. It’s a well known fact now that CIA used the modern art as one of the tools to destroy the Soviet Union (which is just another name

Many Kremlins of Russia

The Kremlins of Russia The Izmailovo Kremlin in Moscow The Pskov Kremlin Pskov is one of the Oldest Cities in Russia Once the de facto Capital of Pskov Republic and acknowledged by The Great Novgorod Republic. It was the western outpost of Russia and had been subjected to many sieges and attacks for centuries by the Teutonic Knights and the Poles. Pskov has survived for more than 1,100 years and

Car trips across Russia: from Irkutsk to Moscow

Car trips across Russia: from Irkutsk to Moscow Trip First: Irkutsk – Moscow via Highway M7 Fly to Irkutsk Landing in Irkutsk International Airport (UIII), Russia Irkutsk Aerial view Irkutsk in motion 2016 Car trip from Irkutsk to Moscow on highway M53 Part I out of 20 The Russian route M53 is a federal highway in Russia, part of the Baikal Highway: Novosibirsk-Kemerovo-Krasnoyarsk-Tayshet-Irkutsk, 1860 km. Car trip across Russia from

The City Of Ryazan was founded in 1095 in Russia [Updated]

The City Of Ryazan was founded in 1095 in Russia People and places of Ryazan – Visit Ryazan Bike ride across Ryazan A young woman, Yulia Lazareva, long haul truck driver en route from Crimea to Ryazan Old Russian Waltzes. 60 minutes of wonderful music 01 – On the Hills of Manchuria (I.Shatrov) 02 – Birch (E.Dreyzin) 03 – Forest Fairy Tale (B.Bekker) 04 – Remembrance (A.Dzhoys) 05 – Orchid

Planet Russia: The most beautiful Orthodox Christian churches of Russia

The most beautiful churches of Russia St. Isaac’s Cathedral The Holy Trinity Cathedral of Alexander Nevsky Monastery Church of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ is known to Petersburgers as the Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood – or even just the Church on the Blood – as it marks the spot where Alexander II was fatally wounded in an assassination attempt on March 1, 1881 The interior of

1000 years of Russian town Suzdal

Best of Suzdal Aerial Drone flights Fairytale town Suzdal XII century Church Pokrova-on-Nerli Aerial View The Church of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin on the Nerli River Stars over Suzdal. For this film were used 5000 pictures of starry skies and 300 kilometers of travel. Sunday morning bike trip from Moscow to towns Ivanovo, Suzdal and Vladimir A guy in the video makes sarcastic remarks about what he sees,

Russia’s Sabetta is the most Arctic port in the world

Sabetta is a new sea port and the XXI century Northern gates of Russia. Located on Yamal peninsula. Population 12,000 Town Sabetta January 2015 Flight to Sabetta international airport March 2015 2015 expedition to Yamal Salmanovsky oil and gas field near Sabetta Russia’s Northern Roads, when permafrost melts Almost a promo video for made in Russia monster trucks

Tyumen is the happiest city in Russia

Tyumen is the largest city and the administrative center of Tyumen Oblast, Russia, located on the Tura River 2,500 kilometers east of Moscow. Tyumen was the first Russian settlement in Siberia. Tyumen, 2012 documentary about the city It’s in Russian. Scenery and amazing architecture, modern and traditional Russian architecture of 18-19 centuries. The history museum of Siberia, with perfectly preserved skeletons of mammoth and other prehistoric animals. Also, a Tyumen

The Motherland Calls: An OPEN THREAD for the prospective traveler

Dear friend, Since this is my sandbox and I can post anything I want here, I decided agree to the suggestion of a reader who wants to travel to Russia and create an “open thread” about traveling to Russia.  I hope that this will be useful to you and, maybe, provide an opportunity for some of you to meet face to face. Anyway – here is the chance to 1)