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Jan/10

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Saint Petersburg city rainy weather views

Saint Petersburg is known for its rainy weather and with the help of the following animated photos you have a chance to feel the true spirit of this beautiful Russian city.

Saint Petersburg rainy weather

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Jan/10

18

The churches of Tula oblast photos

A lot of villages of Russia have the remains of beautiful churches abandoned during the Soviet times like the following ones captured by Viktor Borisov in Tula oblast (the photos are clickable).

Tula oblast churches

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Jan/10

15

The mansion of Russian hussar

According to the legend Russian hussar colonel Vladimir Khrapovitsky had a bet with his friends that he would build a castle comparable to Louvre (Paris, France) with the park better than the Park of Versailles.

The colonel was a successful merchant and had all the resources to win the bet. The castle was built by Moscow architect P.S.Boytsov.

Russian hussar mansion

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Jan/10

14

Russian submarines abandoned base photos

The following Russian naval base was built during the Soviet times somewhere in Primorye krai (region) on the Russian Far East. After the collapse of Soviet Union the base was abandoned.

Russian submarines abandoned base

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Jan/10

10

The effect of Russian snowfall photo

These days are the days of snowfalls in various parts of the world and Russia is not the exception.

Snowfall in Russia scenery

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Jan/10

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Russian banya on the wheels photos

Siberian entrepreneur Sergey Benke made the following mobile Russian banya (sauna) by his own hands. It is very popular among lumberjacks, hunters and tourists.

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Russia is not only Moscow and Saint Petersburg cities but a numerous small towns and villages where the sceneries like on the following photos are common.

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Among the other problems of Russia is the problem of depreciation of infrastructure systems of cities and towns. For example during the December of 2009 there were numerous accidents on heating mains of various Russian cities like the following one captured by Pavel Iyevlev in Saint Petersburg city.

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Dec/09

26

The tuning of Russian cars photos

A lot of car owners in Russia like to make their cars unique and impressive.

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The following photos were taken at Central Armed Forces Museum located in Moscow city, Soviet Army Str., 2. The current set is devoted to Soviet artillery and other war machines.

Here are the previous posts devoted to tanks and infantry fighting vehicles and flying machines (all photos are clickable).

Central Armed Forces Museum Various War Machines

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