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Ingushetia is a country of towers

Since the ancient times, Ingush call themselves "the builders of the towers." It is not practical to build small wooden houses in the mountains, so the main place was always occupied by the stone towers. A residential tower should be …

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Moscow celebrates Tbilisoba

On October 1, one of the biggest holidays in Georgia - autumn harvest festival, Tbilisoba, was celebrated at the Hermitage Garden in Moscow.  Moscow residents and visitors enjoy this holiday for the sixth year in a row. They could …

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Russian Jewish Congress celebrates 20th anniversary

On Monday, September 26, a great gala evening dedicated to 5777 year of Jewish calendar and the 20th anniversary of the Russian Jewish Congress was held in the Moscow Musical Theater named after Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko. The …

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Dagestan. Akhty

The administrative center of Akhtyn district, Akhty village is located in the south of the republic of Dagestan in the valley between Samur and Ahtychay rivers. …

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‘Closing my eyes, I listen to Istanbul…’ at MMAM

Yesterday an exhibition of photographs of Turkey from the 19th century ‘Closing my eyes, I listen to Istanbul...’ from the collection of Paul and Anastasia Khoroshilova opened at the Moscow Multimedia Art Museum. The basis of the …

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Dagestan. Derbent

Derbent is considered one of the oldest Russian cities. It is believed that art, artistic handicraft and crafts, writing and values of Islam originated in here. The combination of the unique monuments of history, architecture and archeology with …

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Moscow turns 869 years old

The Russian capital celebrated its 869th anniversary last weekend. Although the date is not a round one, the organizers prepared for Muscovites and guests of the capital more than 1000 celebrations, which took place at 212 sites. The celebrations took place throughout the entire city. This year, the first vehicle parade was held on the Garden Ring.

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 Farhad Khalilov’s 'Meeting' exhibition opens at VDNKh

An exhibition project titled ‘Meeting’, dedicated to the anniversary of Farhad Khalilov, People's Artist of Azerbaijan and the chairman of the Union of Artists of Azerbaijan, was opened today within the framework of the Museum of the East at VDNKh in Moscow.

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Ingushetia. Armkhi

The Ingush seasonal resort ‘Armkhi’ was built on the site where the eponymous mountain river merges with the River Terek, and the mountainous landscape of the Dzheyrakhsky District allows you to ski on slopes of any complexity at an …

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Baku. Nagorny park

Baku's Nagorny park was already a cult place since the Soviet era. In 1935, designers used natural features of the landscape, build viewing platforms, from which visitors of this place can see stunning views of the city. They connected these …

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Nazran. Monument of Memory and Glory

The Monument of Memory and Glory is a large memorial complex in Ingushetia. It is dedicated to the important commemoration of solemn and tragic events in the history of the republic. The monument has become not only the …

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Baku. Icheri Sheher

Icheri Sheher is a gem of Baku. A lot of historical sights of the Azerbaijan capital are located in the Old Town. Its territory exceeds 220 thousand square meters. The most famous episodes 'The Diamond Arm' movie were filmed here. Icheri …

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Oryol celebrates 450th anniversary

Oryol is celebrating its 450th anniversary. Oryol has the titles of city of labour and military glory. A fireworks display was held in Moscow in honor of its liberation from the Nazi invaders on August in 1943 for the first time during the years …

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Baku. Boulevard

The Boulevard is the business card of Baku. The Department of the Primorsky Boulevard under the Cabinet of Ministers was created in 2008 by decree of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, given the importance of the Seaside Boulevard to …

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