Place of M. Gorky
Площадь Максима Горького в Нижнем Новгороде
Copyright: Alex Bay
Type: Cylindrical
Resolution: 9330x3625
Taken: 31/05/2011
Uploaded: 01/06/2011
Updated: 21/04/2012


Tags: Нижний Новгород; площадь Горького; Максим Горький; город; центр
comments powered by Disqus

Anton Fomchenko
Gorky square. New Year Day tree.
Anton Fomchenko
Gorky Square. Winter illumination.
Anton Tsarkov
Pokrovka Street - Puppet Theatre
Dawid Gorny
Nizhny Novgorod Center
Anton Tsarkov
Construction On Vorovskogo street - Building
Anton Tsarkov
Construction On Vorovskogo street - Wasteland
Anton Fomchenko
Bolshaya Pokrovskaya str. Art Market.
Anton Tsarkov
Apocalyptic studies. Part 2
Andrey Skvortcov
restaurant "Vitalich"
Andrey Skvortcov
Bol. Pokrovskaja st.
Anton Tsarkov
Take Action
Dawid Gorny
Central Bank in Nizhny Novogrod
Gipfel Tour d'Ai
Alan McLean (Albiphotography)
Whitelee Wind Farm , Turbine 42 , Eaglesham Moor , Glasgow
David Lopes
St. Rita in Rio Grande do Norte - Brazil
Thang Bui
Under Long Bien Bridge
Özgür Örsoğlu
Eski Ankara Manzarası
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Ayazin anatolia turkey
DigitalProperties.ca - Bryan Groulx
Quincy Market Colonnade
Soko Aoki
Pashpatinath, Kathmandu, Nepal
Daniel da Costa Gomes Martins
Rua Grande - São Luís (MA)
Martin Broomfield
Krakatoa Eruption, Sunda Strait West Java
dieter kik
Buchen im Herbst Allee du Bourdonnel Quimper
Matt Mascheri
USS KIDD moored in the Mississippi River in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Alex Bay
Place of M. Gorky
Alex Bay
School №7
Alex Bay
Poccuu Kyco4ek
Alex Bay
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.