Chemal. Gorny Altai. Russia

Chemal village of Gorny Altai 100 km from Gorno-Altaisk is the village of Chemal — a place of amazing beauty and color. In one day spent here, you…

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Lake Velyo

Lake Velyo is located in the Novgorod region, on the territories of Valdai and Demyansk districts and covers an area of about 35 sq km. Sparsely populated coast…

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Yalta on the east side 1905

These black and white photographs of Crimea relate to the period of 1900 – 1915 of Russian Empire, and were taken by Russian photographer Vasily Sokornov. In the…

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Altai lake Darashkol

Altai lake Darashkol. Altai is generous to the wonders region – turquoise rivers, snow-white peaks, sharp rocky peaks. Crystal clear babbling brooks, trodden tourist trails and places where…

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Mystery of Solovki labyrinths

Mystery of Solovki labyrinths. Gloomy secrets and forgotten legends are associated with the Solovetsky archipelago in Russia. One of the unsolved mysteries is the origin of stone labyrinths…

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White Cliffs of ancient sea - Divnogorie

White Cliffs of ancient sea. Divnogorie is located just 150 km from Voronezh, and from Moscow by car can be reached within 6-8 hours. They are, of course,…

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