My Travel Russia

Russia, Taman Peninsula

The Taman Peninsula borders on the north with the Sea of Azov, on the west with the Strait of Kerch and on the south with the Black Sea.

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Kaluga region, Gnezdilovskaya height.

Kaluga region, Spas-Demensky District Gnezdilovskaya height

In August 1943, the Siberians 22th and 65th Guards Rifle Division stormed the Gnezdilovskaya height near the station Pavlinovo, which cost the lives of 1,252 soldiers and officers.

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 Russia, Voskresensk. Mount of phosphogypsum – White Mountain.

Mount of phosphogypsum – White Mountain. Voskresensk, Russia

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Russia, Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery.

Russia, Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery

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Russia, Demyansk Pocket.

Russia, Demyansk Pocket

Battle of Demyansk was part of the Soviet offensive Operation North Star that took place in Demyansk from 15 to 28 February 1943.
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Russia, village Shchuchye Tver region.

Russia, Valdai overland travel

Church of the Dormition of the village of Shchuchye Ostashkov district of Tver region. Stone Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary with chapels of St. Nicholas and the Iberian Mother of God was built in 1778-1790 years.
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Russia, Kalyazin.

Russia. City Kalyazin located on the Volga River, 190 km from Moscow.

City Kalyazin located on the Volga River, 190 km from Moscow. In 1466 on the way to India, visited the monastery in Tver merchant Afanasy Nikitin. In XVIII-XIX centuries Kalyazin is a significant trading center, twice-yearly fairs were held. In 1939-1940, part of the territory of the old town, including all the main historical and architectural monuments, was flooded during the construction of the Uglich hydroelectric power station.
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Russia, Smolensk region.

Russia, Smolensk region, an abandoned village Zholobova

Zholobovo village located in the south-eastern part of the Smolensk region. At 31 km north-east of Ugra, 11 km north of the R132 road Vyazma – Kaluga – Tula – Ryazan, on the banks of the river Shitovka. 26 km west of the village there is a railway station on Volosta-Pyatnica line Torzhok-Bryansk.
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Russia, Kologriv.

The town Kologriv located in the northeast of the Kostroma region, at a distance of 640 km from Moscow.

Town Kologriv located in the northeast of the Kostroma region, at a distance of 640 km from Moscow.
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Russia,  Karelia.

In August 1941, 23 Guards Rifle Division was fighting in the area of Louhi-Kestenga Karelian Front and thwart the plans of a breakthrough to the Kirov railroad.

In August 1941, 23 Guards Rifle Division was fighting in the area of Louhi-Kestenga Karelian Front and thwart the plans of a breakthrough to the Kirov railroad.
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Russia, Vologda region.

RUSSIA, ARKHANGELSK REGION ROAD R1

The road of regional significance R1 connects the central regions of the Arkhangelsk region in the north-western part of the Vologda region. Road length – 517 kilometers.
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Russia, Kuchugury.

Russia, Sea of Azov, Kuchugury

Kuchugury village located on the coast of the Azov Sea in the Temryuk district on the Taman Peninsula, Krasnodar Territory. Distance from Temryuk to Kuchugury – 40 km from Anapa -70 km from Krasnodar – 180 km.
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Russia, Kostroma region.

Russia. Travel Kostroma region.

Russia. Travel Kostroma region.
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Russia, Republic of Karelia.

Russia. The Republic of Karelia is situated in northern Europe, in the north-western part of Russia, bordering the White Sea in the north-east.

Russia. The Republic of Karelia is situated in northern Europe, in the north-western part of Russia, bordering the White Sea in the north-east.
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Russia, Old Smolensk road.

Old Smolensk road, section from Smolensk to Vyazma

Old Smolensk road, section from Smolensk to Vyazma
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