Salt On The Road
A Travel Photo - Journal Of Tryna and Al Morton
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The history of Moscow dates back to the year 1147. Today it is not only the center of the Commonwealth but also the capital.
Though remains of a 10th century settlement have been found here, the first record of the town dates back to 1148.
Yaroslavl is the oldest city on the Volga (1003 years old). It is known as the Florence of Russia.
Kuzino is a small village with a population of about 1400 residents.
|Kizhi Island||2013-05-27||Kizhi Island
Kizhi Island and its wooden churches and buildings are a designated UNESCO site. The island is near the geometrical center of the Lake Onega.
Long ago, there was a small village on the banks of the Svir River named Verkhnie Mandrogi, or "Upper Falls" in the language of the locals. The village was completely ruined during WWII and disappeared from maps for long years.
|St. Petersburg||2013-05-29||St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg is the second largest city in Russia and is the country's cultural heart. During a period in Russia's history, it was the capital.