F.F. Ushakov

В 2001 г. на набережной открыт памятник великому русскому флотоводцу Ф.Ф.Ушакову. Во время русско-турецкой войны 1768-1774 годов он служил лейтенантом на судах Азовской флотилии, частично базировавшейся вблизи крепости Димитрия Ростовского.

Copyright: S.evgeniy
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7346x3673
Uploaded: 02/01/2010
Updated: 10/09/2014


Tags: ushakov; fleet; monument
comments powered by Disqus

Sergi March
Admiral Ushakov Statue. Rostov-on-Don
Sergi March
Pre-Russian Revolution warehouse ruins
Sergi March
Lookout over the Don river, Rostov-on-Don, Russia
embankment, sport
Sergi March
Don River. Rostov-on-Don
Below the Voroshilov bridge
Voroshilov bridge
Vinichenko Olga
left bank of the River Don
Rich source
Lev Romanov
gazetniy 8
Lev Romanov
Crossroads of streets Gazetniy & Donskaya
Lev Romanov
Ladder to quay
John Gore
Delaire Graff Estate view of Hottentots-Holland Mountains
Frank van Tol
Windmill 't Witte Lam
Hiroky OGAWA
Illumination of Gunma Flower Park
Rolf Ris
Machu Picchu
Elmar Agricola
Zugspitzblick Zoeblen
Mani Jahanshahi
Alimastan jungle - Autumn
Zoran Strajin
Jezzar Pasha Mosque, Acco (Acre), Israel
Tina Gauer & Oli Burle - www.360tourist.net
Colors of Sinai - Coloured Canyon
Petr Pletnyakov
Tseyskii glacier
Assaf Bezalel
Jerusalem old city market
Teatro Romano
T. Emrich
A different view from Golden Gate
Bas-relief V.I.Lenin (Kislovodsk)
Entry in park (south)
Сascade stairway (Kislovodsk)
Aleksandr i
sports construction KSK Express
Смотровая площадка вблизи чайного домика (Кисловодский курортный парк)
Below the Voroshilov bridge
Скульптура "Купец" (ул. Б.Садовая)
Государственная филармония КМВ Кисловодск
Founder of city
Park Pleven fountain
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.