0 Likes

Icebreaker Vaygach in Dudinka
Russia

Icebreaker Vaygach in Dudinka

Copyright: Andrei kuznetcov
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9256x4628
Chargée: 28/03/2012
Mis à jour: 30/03/2012
Affichages ::

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

Andrei Kuznetcov
port Dudinka
Andrei Kuznetcov
port Dudinka - view from Enisei
Andrei Kuznetcov
Dudinka
Andrei Kuznetcov
Icebreaker Vaygach view from Enisei
Andrei Kuznetcov
Icebreaker Vaygach
Maxim Vasilenko
The Polar Drama Theatre
Maxim Vasilenko
Museum Square
Maxim Vasilenko
Leninsky prospekt
Maxim Vasilenko
Gvardeyskaya square
Maxim Vasilenko
Rail crossing Norilsk-Talnakh
Maxim Vasilenko
Bus station TALNAKH
Maxim Vasilenko
View point of Talnakh
Tord Remme
Finnkonnakken, Norway
360 Riyadh
Panorama Dead Sea - بانوراما البحر الميت
David Rowley
Viðareiði Church
Willy Kaemena
Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
Timofey Dubrovskikh
Sad face
Andrew Bodrov
Mars Panorama - Curiosity rover
Zoran Strajin
In the Factory of Wooden Souvenirs, Bethlehem
Scott Harper
Beneath Lower Byron Glacier
yunzen liu
Inner Mongolia Mangui town Scenery 1——The long corridor At the foot of the Ningcui mountain
David Rowley
Duck Feeding at Loch Garten
Littleplanet.nl - Roelof de Vries
Lands End - The most westerly point of the UK
Willy Kaemena
Den Haag Centraal Station
Andrei Kuznetcov
Palpung Sherab Ling Monastery
Andrei Kuznetcov
Varzuga
Andrei Kuznetcov
Murmansk horn lake 3
Andrei Kuznetcov
Kangra Bir Waterfall 3
Andrei Kuznetcov
Teriberka waterfall 2
Andrei Kuznetcov
Pecha river
Andrei Kuznetcov
Kangra Bir ridge Dhaoladhar 1
Andrei Kuznetcov
HPS
Andrei Kuznetcov
labyrinth "Vavilon"
Andrei Kuznetcov
Luosto forest
Andrei Kuznetcov
Rybachiy
Andrei Kuznetcov
Aikuaivenchorr-3
More About 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 ChitaAlthough 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.