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Central square in the middle of the small town Lytkarino in Moscow region. The town is founded in 1957. Population is about 55,1 thousand citizens as mentioned in population census in 2010.

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Panorama's in de omgeving van Russia

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A: Under pine

door a100, 2.2 hier vandaan

Under pine

B: Spring in Moscow area

door a100, 2.3 hier vandaan

My first pano. Early spring in forest 5 minutes walk of Lytkarino. It's favorite place of skiers. It'...

Spring in Moscow area

C: Fishing Park "SABI"

door Alex Engo, 6.0 hier vandaan

8 kilometers of coastline are equipped with comfortable wooden bridges. Reservoir sparkles clean runn...

Fishing Park "SABI"

D: Ugresha monastery - Moscow

door Andrey Golubev, 6.4 hier vandaan

Ugresha monastery - Moscow

E: Ugresha monastery - Moscow

door Andrey Golubev, 6.5 hier vandaan

Ugresha monastery - Moscow

F: Dzerginsky Sandpit

door Alexey, 7.2 hier vandaan

Dzerginsky Sandpit

G: Dzerginsky karier

door Alexey, 7.3 hier vandaan

Dzerginsky karier

H: Dzerjinsky sandpit

door Alexey, 7.3 hier vandaan

Dzerjinsky sandpit

I: Dacha

door marr mar, 8.3 hier vandaan

Dacha

J: Park.

door Valery Trubin, 8.7 hier vandaan

Park.

Park.

Dit panorama is genomen in Russia

Dit is een overzicht van 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 Chita

Although 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.

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