Interesting facts about Peter
May be surprised, but St. Petersburg is a relatively young city. He is only about three centuries old. However, in spite of such a small age for a city, its…

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Interesting facts about Lviv
The city of Lviv is an ancient settlement with its unique features, traditions and unique charm. One can not only talk about the beauty of this city for several hours,…

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Places in Moscow that may surprise
Many are sure that they know all the remarkable places in Moscow: the Kremlin, Red Square, the Tretyakov Gallery, Arbat and a couple of dozen places popular among tourists. But…

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Interesting facts about Thailand
Each country is unique in its traditions and, of course, Thailand is no exception. After some time spent here, we tried to find the most interesting facts about Thai culture…

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Interesting facts about Kirov

We will continue our journey through Russian cities, today we’ve got a selection of interesting facts about Kirov. Novgorodians in 1174 captured the Mari city of Koksharov and changed its name to Kotelnich. And after seven years, approximately in 1181, they founded their city Vyatka, now Kirov. From all of this it follows that the year 1181 is the year of the foundation of Vyatka, although according to the law, the year of foundation is 1374. Continue reading

Interesting facts about Kirov
We will continue our journey through Russian cities, today we’ve got a selection of interesting facts about Kirov. Novgorodians in 1174 captured the Mari city of Koksharov and changed its…

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Unusual places of Tver
princedom, played no less a role than Moscow: the power-loving and cunning local princes, rivals of Moscow, repeatedly tried to subjugate the vast East Slavic lands. Several times the Tver…

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What to see in Ryazan?
Ryazan is one of the oldest cities in Central Russia. It is believed that a populous settlement existed here from the XII century, and the first stone churches appeared in…

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