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Bilder in der Nähe von Russia


A: In a train

von Timofey Dubrovskikh, 38.1 entfernt

In a train

B: Station Kirov

von Timofey Dubrovskikh, 38.2 entfernt

Station Kirov

C: Спуск к р.Быстрице

von Pavel Michalew, 39.7 entfernt

Спуск к р.Быстрице

D: House museum M.E.Saltykova-ShChedrina

von Poletaev Roman +79229024679, 40.2 entfernt

The address: 610000, Kirov, Lenin's street, д. 93Phone: (8332 64-53-78Operating mode: Daily from 10.0...

House museum M.E.Saltykova-ShChedrina

E: Narrow gauge railway station in Kirovo-Chepetsk

von Artem Svetlov, 40.3 entfernt

Narrow gauge railway station in Kirovo-Chepetsk

F: Разные дома. г. Киров.

von Pavel Michalew, 40.3 entfernt

Вятка и Киров 28.03.2013

Разные дома. г. Киров.

I: Парк на ул.Дерендяева

von Pavel Michalew, 40.7 entfernt

Парк на ул.Дерендяева

J: Метель в Кирове

von Pavel Michalew, 40.7 entfernt


Метель в Кирове

Das Panorama wurde in Russia aufgenommen

Dies ist ein Überblick von Russia

Just in case you mistakenly heard that it was all ice and snow in Russia, take a peek at the Big Bikini Exposition. This is right on the river Moskva in Moscow!

Moscow has been the capital of Russia for almost its entire history. The exception is during the period of the Russian Empire, which lasted from 1721 until the Russian Revolution 1917. For these two centuries the capital was St. Petersburg. The Russian Empire was the second largest contiguous Empire in world memory; only the Mongol Empire had been greater.

Check out what's happening north of Mongolia these days, in Chita

Although you may not have heard of Sochi, on the Black Sea, they're building up quickly and hope to host the 2014 Olympics.

Other periods of Russian history include the Tsardom of Russia, from Ivan IV to Peter the Great, and the Grand Duchy (14th-16th centuries).

The earliest period of Russian history was ruled by the Novgorod Republic and Kievan Rus, which was the first Russian state dating back to 800AD in Kiev.

Modern Russia remains one of the world's superpowers. They launched the earth's second satellite, called Sputnik 1, and were the first country to put a human being into orbit around earth. (The first one is called the Moon.)

After the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russia became a federal republic of 83 states.

Text by Steve Smith.

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