Travel Photography Photos tagged as russian
This is the big football of Laodong Park in Dalian
You can get inside of these things, well if you're a child, and roll about on the lake! I really wanted to, but...
For a few years at the turn of the century, Dalian was a Russian port. Very little is left of the original buildings from that time, but this is one of them. This decrepit building was spared the wrecking ball.
Russian Jack sign
Russian jack and Sick Friend statue
Gourmet food lovers have a variety of imported American caviar and buy russian imperial, salmon caviar, sturgeon caviar, osetra caviar online easily and the high quality peddlefish cavier recipies are avaialble for a low price. http://www.italia-gourmet.com/categories/caviar-8.html
Another view of one of the huge 1950s built towers that dominate the Moscow skyline
A Stalin era tower rising like a gothic rocket above the river park
A view of new highrises in the northwest of the city
A huge, kitsch statue of one of Russia's hero's
A huge domed church oon the banks of the Moscow River
The kremlin isn't just high red walls, there are spectacular golden onion domes rising from within the battlements.
There is a severe alcohol problem in Russia. You can buy beer and vodka anywhere, in fact beer apparently isn't even classed as alcohol. You see people walking about with bottles of vodka even in the morning - there are loads of drunks. This lot were partying on a side street off Arbat. Not particularly rowdy but pretty slaughtered nevertheless. I love the grafitteed wall. The new SUV is a typical contrast of modern Russia - rich and poor.
These folks were part of a busking group on Arbat Street, a sad version of Kho San Road (Bangkok) I put money in the hat and received a fierce solidarity fist shake in thanks
I can't really translate this but it is a good example of Soviet-era war art, I think
A symbol of modern Russia. Luxury cars for oligarchs.