Sights of Karachay-Cherkessia
The ridges of the Greater Caucasus, the Marukh and Klukhorsky passes, the beauty of snowy peaks, the transience of mountain rivers, flowering meadows and plains, is the republic of Karachay-Cherkessia.…

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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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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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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

Strange and unusual sights of Canada
Canada is a country with unusually beautiful and virgin nature, located in the north of the continent in harsh climatic conditions. This is a state that has absorbed Anglo-Saxon and…

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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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17 wonders of Montenegro
Montenegro is a small Balkan country whose population barely exceeds half a million people. Despite its tiny size, the land of Montenegrin is full of amazing places that every tourist…

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