0 Likes

Chicherina Street
Russia

The street was named in 1926 in honor of a famous Soviet statesman and diplomat G. V. Chicherin (1872 - 1936). 3.40 p. m., on October 23rd, 2011.

Copyright: Metik sergey
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 29752x14876
Uploaded: 24/10/2011
Updated: 18/08/2014
Views:

...


Tags: outdoors; architecture; city; street; chicherin
comments powered by Disqus

Metik Sergey
Monument to the Fallen in Wars
Metik Sergey
Complex Salut Pobeda
Metik Sergey
Orenburg Circus On Kobozev Street
Metik Sergey
Lenin Square
Metik Sergey
Orenburg Scientific Library
Metik Sergey
Orenburg Museum
Metik Sergey
Crossroad Of Sovetskaya And Kirova Streets
Metik Sergey
Crossroad Of Maksim Gorky And Sovetskaya Streets
Metik Sergey
Monument To Military Glory In Orenburg
Metik Sergey
Orenburg Dramatic Theater
Metik Sergey
Orenburg Sovetskaya Street
Вячеслав Макаров
a monument to V.I. Lenin
Geoff Mather
Lynmouth Harbour Devon England Uk
Andrea Biffi
Panthéon
Jon Jasper
Tonto Natural Bridge
Ivor Linington
Norwich Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts Spiral 2
Christian Laheyne
The Hassan II mosque in Casablanca
Andrea Biffi
Via Mala
Trebol-a
Casa del comandante
Christian Laheyne
Hassan II Mosque
Henry Alvarez
Tower of Hercules
Vasily Kumaev & Andrew Mishin
Balovnevo. Church. On the roof (2010)
Alexander Peskov
Antalya. Lara. Falez Park Rocks
Marcio Cabral
Olho D'agua water spring3
Metik Sergey
Memorial Motherland in Kuvandyk
Metik Sergey
Ruins of a church in Pugachevsky
Metik Sergey
Memorial Bust To Pushkin
Metik Sergey
Korsak Bas Mountain 1
Metik Sergey
Urochische Krutoy Obryv
Metik Sergey
Urochische Blagie Kamni 1
Metik Sergey
On Molochnaya Mountain
Metik Sergey
On Bazarbay Mountain 3
Metik Sergey
Ilek River In Autumn
Metik Sergey
Ravine Tytas
Metik Sergey
Orenburg DK Gazovik
Metik Sergey
View from Verblyuzhka Mountain 2
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.