Old vs. New


Revenue house of the Rastorguev merchants
Revenue house of the Rastorguev merchants

Revenue house of the Rastorguev merchants (1883). Architect – Vassily Karneyev (Korneyev).
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Russian Word of the Day: Kholod


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The Russian word of the day is холод (khólod) – cold. Continue reading “Russian Word of the Day: Kholod”

Russian Word of the Day: Ochered’


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The Russian word of the day is очередь (óchered’) – queue. Continue reading “Russian Word of the Day: Ochered’”

Moscow in January


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I took these photos in the centre of Moscow yesterday. I’m not a fan of huge crowds but I wanted to go there to see the decorations. It was -16°C but due to lack of snow it felt even colder. My hand started loosing its sensitivity without a glove. Thus, the photos are far from being perfect.
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All-Russian Exhibition Centre


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