The Winter Turns Moscow Into A Fairytale Land…
During this Russian celebration of New Year’s, Moscow, the capital of Russia, is decorated with so many bright and glittery lights that it looks like a fairy tale.
Sky's Eyes: See Gorgeous Moscow From Above
Moscow is one of the world's ancient cities. It was a settlement even in prehistorical times, and today its greater metropolitan area is home to over 30 million people. It is a city of stark, beautiful architecture etched, as if by a loving painter, against the white of winter and blue of summer.
Historical Moment: When McDonald's First Opened in Moscow
Keep scrolling to see just how chaotic the streets of Moscow were that day: At the time of its construction, the McDonald's in Moscow was the largest one in the world. The venue came with an incredible 900-person seating capacity.
The Scrappy Subway Dogs of Moscow
The Subway Dogs of Moscow All creatures want to survive, and the constant change of our world is matched by our ability to adjust to new conditions, which are often less than ideal.
Covered in Snow, This Capital City is a Winter Wonderland
Moscow during snowfall looks like a magical winter wonderland. Covered by a blanket of snow, Moscow looks like a picture-perfect place, and must undoubtedly be a thrill to capture at this time of year.
Have You Ever Seen Such Alluring and Artistic Photography?
Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow, Russia (Model: Darian) 7. The Louvre, Paris, France (Model: Vera Brezhneva) 8. Cappadocia, Turkey (Model: Masha) 9. Cappadocia, Turkey (Model: Maria) 10. Petit Palais, Paris, France (Model: Vera Brezhneva) 11. Moscow Fireworks Festival, Russia (Model: Nina) 12.
Some of the World's Great Cities Had Humble Beginnings...
Moscow Moscow was founded in the 12 th Century. The Tsars, or Slavic monarchs, ruled by the time the 17 th Century began. The city’s name is derived from the Moskva River, which it grew up around. St. Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow’s most recognizable building, was completed in 1561.
20 Stalin-Era USSR Photos That Have Never Been Seen Before
Schoolgirls at Kolomenskoye, a former royal estate in the south of Moscow 2. A market in Crimea, a few years before the peninsula was "gifted" to Ukraine by Stalin's successor 3. A street in central Kiev, Ukraine [related_articles] 4. Kids goofing for Martin's camera in Novospassky Monastery 5.
20 Stunning Photos of Women in the Most Gorgeous Dresses!
Red Square, Moscow, Russia (Model: Nataly) 2. Rub Al-Khali Desert, United Arab Emirates (Model: Gizem) 3. Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey (Model: Nastya) [related_articles] 4. Cappadocia, Turkey (Model: Masha) 5. El Nido, The Philippines (Model: Mary) 6. Venice, Italy (Model: Idil) 7.
Taking Photos at High Risk - Remarkable!
Peter the Great Statue, Moscow 4. 5. Bridge in Moscow, Russia 6. 7. Radio Mast, Ekaterinburg, Russia 8. Moscow, Russia 9. Vyborg, Russia 10. South Bridge, Kiev, Ukraine 11. 12. Motherland Monument, Kiev, Ukraine 13. Sochi, Russia 14. Novosibirsk, Russia 15. Krasnoyarsk, Russia 16.
The 5 Tallest Skyscrapers Currently Under Construction
From the 472 meter (1550 ft) tall Central Park Tower in New York City to the 405 meter (1330 ft) tall skyscraper in Moscow, one of these five buildings may become the new tallest building in the world, dethroning the Burj Khalifa since it has been proclaimed the tallest structure on Earth in 2009!
Proof That St. Petersburg is Europe's Prettiest City!
Petersburg, Russia’s second largest city after Moscow, is one of the most historical and beautiful cities in the world.
Each of These Cakes Belongs In a Museum
If you’re ever in Moscow and have a taste for artisan cakes you absolutely must pay a visit to Tortik Annushka, a bakery which creates avant-garde cakes inspired by fine art.
These Stunning Paintings Are a Joy to Behold
Lushpin was born in Moscow in 1966 and studied at the MGPU and Stronganov Moscow State University of Arts. He is considered to be one of the finest Russian painters of the modern era, and you can see more of his awe-inspiring work by following this link to his website .
24 Photos Highlight the Beauty of Buildings in the World
Low Fog In Moscow Location : Ostankino district, Moscow, Russia Image Source: poletaev.photo/ Agora 6. Chinese New Year In Singapore Location : Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, Chinatown, Singapore Image Source: ghislainfave/ Agora Related Articles: Agora's Water 2020 Photo Contest Finalists 7.
Kolomenskoye - A Palace Restored!
Kolomenskoye is a former royal estate situated several miles to the south-east of Moscow city-centre, on the ancient road leading to the town of Kolomna (hence the name). It was here that Tsar Alexis Mikhailovich built an elaborate wooden palace in the second half of the 17th century.
20 Picturesque Ice Skating Rinks from Around the World
1) Somerset House, London, England source 2) Rockefeller Center, New York City, USA source 3) Ice Skating on the Strip, Las Vegas, USA source 4) Grouse Mountain, Vancouver, BC source 5) Red Square Rink, Moscow, Russia source 6) The Eiffel Tower, Paris, France source 7) Vienna Ice Dream, Austria source
Hidden Russia: 14 of Its Most Beautiful Towns!
While we all know the large and central cities of this vast country, such as Moscow, St. Petersburg and Volgograd, you can imagine that there are dozens and even hundreds of smaller towns, villages, and cities that we don’t know about.
Now These Are Subway Stations Worth Stopping At...
Elektrozavodskaya Station, Moscow, Russia Elektrozavodskaya Station was named after an electric light bulb factory nearby and opened in May 1944 during the WWII. It's famous for its decorations, designed by Vladimir Schuko, Vladimir Gelfreich and IgorRozhin.
The National Dresses of Miss Universe!
Eighty-six gorgeous women from all over the world participated in the Miss Universe 2013 pageant held in Moscow, Russia.
This Canine Must Be Unique! How Does He Do This?
Watch this extraordinary performance from Moscow's 2016 Dog Show. Watch This Impressive Dog Do CPR animals, video, dogs, CPR This dog pulls of a performance that is unlike anything I've seen before!
Discover the Most Impressive Russian Tanks in History
An important piece of Soviet military history is located in a town called Kubinka, in the Moscow Oblast region of Russia. The Kubinka Tank Museum gives some fascinating insight into the war machines that the Soviets were building from the Second World War through to the end of the Cold War.
This Is a Completely New Way to See the World.
Petersburg Miami Las Vegas Moscow This Is a Completely New Way to See the World. photos, landscapes, photography, panorama A creative and unique use of photography in a beautiful way.
This Artist Has Managed to Capture Moments of Innocence
Elena Karneeva is a celebrated Russian photographer based in Moscow renowned for creating magical and mesmerizing photo series. She uses no computer trickery in her photos, but plans out every shot carefully.