Keeps many secrets of our planet, gradually revealing their humanity. Not so long ago, in 1987, was found a rather unusual place, which is called the Arch. The settlement was discovered in the Chelyabinsk region archaeological expedition, and he accidentally found a student who was a member of the expedition.

2014-12-03 21:13:14Z   i-Kirby     2014-12-03 21:13:14Z   i-Kirby

Lake Lama

Lama - the largest freshwater lake in the Krasnoyarsk region, about 120 kilometers east of Norilsk; tectonic origin.

2014-12-02 21:40:29Z   i-Kirby     2014-12-02 21:43:13Z   i-Kirby

Kuril Lake in Kamchatka

At the end of the summer in the lake basin is going to more than 200 brown bears; they are trusting, because under the protection of the South Kamchatka Preserve. Here is easier than anywhere else, it is possible to observe the life of these wonderful animals. Salmon willingly eat normal here otter and fox.

2014-12-02 20:24:16Z   i-Kirby     2014-12-02 20:33:59Z   i-Kirby

Teletskoye Lake, Altai Mountains

Telecom lake is the fifth in the list of the deepest lakes in Russia, as well as included in the World Heritage Site.

2014-12-02 13:13:35Z   i-Kirby     2014-12-02 13:13:35Z   i-Kirby

Deep-sea diving center on Lake Tserik-Kel

According to legend, the depression formed in the fall of the dragon, the fallen hero fabulous Nart epic Batraz. Dragon is at the bottom of the lake and fills with tears.

2014-12-02 12:46:40Z   i-Kirby     2014-12-02 12:46:40Z   i-Kirby

Lake Senezh

The lake is actually a reservoir formed during the construction of the Catherine Canal between the rivers and Sister Istra, launched in 1826. The aim was to build a canal from the Volga shipping stone for the construction of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow.

2014-12-02 12:19:21Z   i-Kirby     2014-12-02 12:19:21Z   i-Kirby

Khantayskoye lake - the third deepest lake Russia

Hantayskogo depth of the lake is 420 meters, giving this parameter only in Russia and the Caspian Sea, Lake Baikal.

2014-12-02 11:59:32Z   i-Kirby     2014-12-02 11:59:32Z   i-Kirby

El'gygytgyn - Crater Lake in Chukotka

El'gygytgyn means "white lake" or "nerazmerzaemoe lake." Given the harsh climate of Chukotka, "name", which gave the lake, it is not surprising. El'gygytgyn only in summer free of ice covering the water surface. However, this does not happen every year.

2014-12-02 11:11:22Z   i-Kirby     2014-12-02 11:37:24Z   i-Kirby

Pechora-Ilych Nature Reserve

The biggest and almost untouched by man natural area is located in the Komi Republic. Territory recognized as the only place in Europe that preserves pristine wilderness.

2014-12-01 23:06:01Z   i-Kirby     2014-12-01 23:06:45Z   i-Kirby

City of aliens in the Western Sayan Mountains, Lake Light

A huge mountain range in Siberia - Western Sayan. It was at this point in the Krasnoyarsk Territory is a mountain range that is called Erdan. Historians claim that this remote place holds many mysteries about the ancient civilization of extraterrestrial origin.

2014-11-28 18:41:14Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-28 19:57:20Z   i-Kirby

Top 10 unusual places in Russia

Already thinking about the summer? Can not decide where to go? In Venice the romantic, enchanting Tibet, and can just enjoy the warm sun on the Cote d'Azur? And if I tell you that you can see all this in Russia? Do not believe it? Before your eyes immediately gets balalaika, bears, harsh winters and Transsiberian. But this is not all there is in this vast country.

2014-03-18 08:38:43Z   Алина Полуйкова     2014-03-18 23:58:13Z   Алина Полуйкова

Hiking near Dombai in the Caucasus Mountains

The Caucasus is a great choice for summer vacation

2014-02-01 15:23:43Z   nutsy     2014-02-02 09:14:03Z   nutsy

Ethnography museum of Transbaikalia

The museum focused on unique monuments of folk architecture typical of Transbaikalia region of the period of XIX - early XX.

2013-11-15 09:24:12Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-07 16:46:11Z   i-Kirby

The Children round dance - a legendary fountain

The legendary fountain, which was called "the Children's round dance", was damaged during the bombing in Stalingrad.

2013-09-30 11:57:12Z   Oilfox     2015-03-12 12:03:57Z   Oilfox

Lena Pillars - a bird’s-eye view

We saw a halo on the sky. The shaman said that it was a good sign.

2013-08-05 18:13:02Z   Oilfox     2014-04-10 06:13:42Z   Oilfox

Diving in Orda cave

Ordinskaya or the Orda Cave is the most extended underwater cave in Russia, the second in Eurasia, with regards to length, and the world’s greatest gypsum cave.

2013-07-16 20:36:26Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-06 21:22:56Z   i-Kirby

Patomsky crater - the nest of fire Eagle

The science still can not explain the provenance of the Patomsky crater, which is located on the border of the Irkutsk region.

2013-07-10 22:26:12Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-28 14:03:35Z   i-Kirby

Volcano Gorely

Gorely volcano is located in Southern Kamchatka, about 75 km SW of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. It is the most active volcano in southern Kamchatka.

2013-07-08 21:43:01Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-07 15:10:18Z   i-Kirby

The monument of the tourist girl in Novgorod

This monument has different names: tourist girl, a girl without sandals, tired tourist.

2013-07-07 17:59:27Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-06 21:49:33Z   i-Kirby

The State Museum-Reserve "Gatchina"

The large Imperial Palace attracts the attention of visitors to its greatness and perfection.

2013-07-06 18:50:08Z   Oilfox     2014-11-07 15:44:02Z   i-Kirby

Stieglitz Mansion

In 1918, the owner was shot. The palace was nationalized. For a long time, it housed various institutions. In 1968, it was taken under state protection.

2013-07-01 23:50:21Z   i-Kirby     2013-10-27 22:15:36Z   i-Kirby

Trams of Ekaterinburg

In this year, 17th of October 2013 will be 70 years of Ekaterinburg tram! Good reason to visit the city and tram museum.

2013-07-01 22:28:03Z   i-Kirby     2013-10-27 23:00:49Z   i-Kirby

Emperors bikes museum in Peterhof

The museum is located in one of the oldest stone buildings of Peterhof, built in 1796. The collection includes only 12*bicycles but all of them belonged to Russian emperors and their children.

2013-06-20 14:27:06Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-06 23:05:58Z   i-Kirby

The Island Valaam

We live on the second floor in former imperial room. Monarchs Alexander I and Alexander II stayed here previously.

2013-06-15 12:38:45Z   Oilfox     2014-11-07 16:14:23Z   i-Kirby

Underwater Museum in the Tver quarry

Each diving club that comes in Tver brings another underwater museum exhibit. Locals flooded motorcycle "Ural", for memories, they stuck to it their photos.

2013-06-13 17:55:45Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-28 15:27:19Z   i-Kirby

The Anglican Church of Jesus Christ, Saint-Petersburg

Outside the strict classicism Giacomo Quarenghi, and inside - like the Modern style.

2013-06-05 21:20:40Z   i-Kirby     2013-06-20 12:58:12Z   i-Kirby

A mysterious explosion in Russia's Siberian taiga

A powerful blast wave was all over the world. The fire rose to 20km. Trees fell on the territory of 2000 square km around the epicenter. Window panes were broken in houses located within one hundred km from the explosion.

2013-05-31 15:04:59Z   Oilfox     2014-02-26 06:52:09Z   Oilfox

Vega mansion, eclectica 1890

2013-05-31 12:15:52Z   i-Kirby     2013-06-03 11:16:37Z   i-Kirby

Riches of tundra on Wrangel Island

2013-05-17 16:58:49Z   StanleyKotles     2013-05-18 11:55:17Z   StanleyKotles

Underground Museum of Permafrost

Want to see 36,000 years old treas? Visit the antic Earth? Merry in the ice?

2013-05-07 08:55:50Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-06 21:59:13Z   i-Kirby

Lena Pillars

Lena Pillars (Lenskie stolby) are rocks situated on the right bank of the Lena River, two hundred kilometers from Yakutsk.

2013-04-13 18:25:39Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-27 13:15:36Z   i-Kirby

Cape Stolbchaty

The volcano has created a giant mosaic on the shore of the Sea of Okhotsk. UNESCO World Heritage.

2013-04-10 22:08:31Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-27 12:36:58Z   i-Kirby

Abandoned Church of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God

Some churches are under protection and look spectacular and others are forgotten. The church of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God in the village Yaropolets has very unusual architecture and more than 200 years of history. But now it is totally abandoned.

2013-04-07 15:49:23Z   i-Kirby     2014-11-27 12:08:56Z   i-Kirby

Russian orthodox church in Antarctica

In the end of the world between ice and snow the God is watching over us.

2013-03-22 16:40:05Z   i-Kirby     2013-04-05 22:35:36Z   andrew