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Mar/11

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Amazing house of Russian blacksmith

In the village of Kunary (Nevyanskiy district of Sverdlovsk oblast) there is an incredibly beautiful and amazing house. The house is the handwork of blacksmith Sergey Kirillov.

Here you can see the domes of churches, crosses, doves, coat of arms of the USSR, kittens, flowers, children and thousands of different cute flourishes. As a result of nationwide contest of amateur wooden architecture in 1999, the house of Kirillov Sergey Ivanovich was recognized as the best in Russia. The photos by daypic.ru

Russian blacksmith house view 1

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Mar/11

15

Living in Russian dormitory

These photos were taken by a student living in typical Russian dorm.

Russian dormitory scenery 1

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Mar/11

4

Moscow subway during rush hour

The video was captured at Moscow city subway station “Lenin Library” (about seven o’clock in the evening).

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One of the most interesting events of recent Kaliningrad city Christmas fair was the reconstruction of assault of ancient Russian fortress Izborsk happened in 1349. The photos were captured by Andrey Rumyantsev.

Izborsk fortress assault historical reconstruction view 1

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Jan/11

16

Siberian tiger walking the highway

Russia is rich not only in bears. This video was captured on the highway from Vladivostok to Khabarovsk, near the town of Bikin (Khabarovsk krai). Attention! Russian offensive language.

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If you are visiting Rostov-on-Don one of the places of interest of the city is the following beautiful staircase (the address is Dobrovolskogo Str., 8/3). All the work is made by one man, the artist Konstantin Nikolaev, living in one of the apartments.

Rostov-on-Don, Russia most beautiful staircase view 1

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The author of the following song named “Camomiles” and the singer is Igor Rasteryaev.

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There are a lot of abandoned radio towers in Russia and they are becoming popular places to visit and show yourself.

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The first post about Borodino battle reconstruction was devoted mainly to the preparations for the re-enactment.  The following pictures were captured during the “battle” itself (photos by Frederick Taer, clickable).

Borodino battle reconstruction, Russia - battlefield scenery

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Sep/10

22

Soviet knights of Mother Russia

Nice picture to illustrate unpredictable history of Russia :)

Soviet knights of Russia

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