0 Likes

The central area of ​​the Ustie-Kubenskoe
Russia

The central area of ​​the Ustie-Kubenskoe retained its image of the XIX century. It is decorated with St. Nicholas Cathedral, built in 1820-1831 years, 1763-1773 Church of the Ascension's, merchants' houses Ganichev Nikulicheva, Zuckerman. In the former Church of the Transfiguration is located the historical and ethnographic museum.

http://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A3%D1%81%D1%82%D1%8C%D0%B5_(%D0%A3%D1%81%D1%82%D1%8C-%D0%9A%D1%83%D0%B1%D0%B8%D0%BD%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%B8%D0%B9_%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B9%D0%BE%D0%BD)

Copyright: Dmitry-o-belov
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 21916x10958
Caricate: 07/08/2012
Aggiornato: 27/08/2012
Numero di visualizzazioni:

...


Tags: church; old buildings
comments powered by Disqus

dmitry-o-belov
Road to Ozerki. Winter.
dmitry-o-belov
Road2sholpinskoe lake
Aleksy Kirilovskiy
Spas-Kamen
dmitry-o-belov
Sholpinskoe Lake
dmitry-o-belov
"Matera" aka "Bald glade"
dmitry-o-belov
On the shore of the swamp
dmitry-o-belov
On the way to Shera's floodgate
Shusharin-EDA
shavchugov's village
dmitry-o-belov
River Kubena at village Sibla
dmitry-o-belov
Semigorodnyaya Railway Station
dmitry-o-belov
Semigorodnyaya, narrow-gauge railway
dmitry-o-belov
Semigorodnyaya School
Vlatko Šplihal
Petnja Lake - Winter 2012
Amin Abedini
Glory of Christ abandoned-church, Ghalat, Shiraz
Gary Davies
HMS Alliance fwd torpedo room
Amin Abedini
.:: Ghalat Autumn, Shiraz, Iran ::.
luis davilla
palace of rocca picola in la valleta. malta
Jaime Brotons
Lafontroja
Anton Gulya-Yanovskiy
Ораниенбаум. Китайский дворец. Розовая гостиная. (Oranienbaum. Chinese palace. Rose drawing-room)
Julien Mordret
INDONESIA - East Java - Sunrise over Mount Bromo
Michael Malag
Salmiya seaside in IR
Marcio Cabral
Pratinha Cave
Igor Chuevskyi
Minsk, On the banks of Svislotch river (Belarus)
Andrey Gorlachev
Camp near the lake
dmitry-o-belov
Sizma. Veteranov street.
dmitry-o-belov
Village Markovo At River Toshnya
dmitry-o-belov
Sizma. Church of St. Nicholas.
dmitry-o-belov
Semigorodnyaya School
dmitry-o-belov
Thunderstorm in may
dmitry-o-belov
Maslenitsa hill
dmitry-o-belov
Church of St. Nicholas. The narthex.
dmitry-o-belov
Near Uhtoma village
dmitry-o-belov
River Dvinitsa at village Semigorodnyaya
dmitry-o-belov
"Matera" aka "Bald glade"
dmitry-o-belov
Podvorie na Pochinke, baking pancakes at the stake.
dmitry-o-belov
Semigorodnyaya Railway Station
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.