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Private Tour: Dimitrov Hot Air Balloon Flight and City Tour from Moscow
"Start your Moscow hot air balloon experience with a hotel pickup after sunrise then travel by luxury in an air-conditioned van to the outskirts of the city. On arrival at the flight site meet your host and watch your brightly colored balloon inflate. Before loading into the basket the pilot will conduct a safety briefing and you will receive the required technical information and then prepare for take-off. Board your hot air balloon and start your unforgettable experience from the region of one of the oldest Russian cities Dimitrov 60 kilometers from Moscow's city center the city of Military Glory
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Day Trip to Suzdal and Vladimir from Moscow
"Vladimir and Suzdal are two of the most popular cities on the Golden Ring of Russia tourist route and it is no surprise why as the historical centres of the these cities will take you back to Mediaeval Rus. Vladimir is believed to have been founded at the end of the 10th century. Famous figures from mediaeval Russian history are connected with the city such as Andrey Bogolyubsky Vladimir Monomakh Vsevolod the Big Nest and Aleksandr Nevsky. Vladimir eventually become the capital of north-eastern Rus with the grand prince of Vladimir becoming the most senior ruler in Rus and these grand princes set about building white stone cathedrals and founded monasteries to decorate the new capital. Suzdal was also the capital of north-eastern Rus before the emergence of Vladimir
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Day Trip to Suzdal and Vladimir from Moscow
"Vladimir and Suzdal are two of the most popular cities on the Golden Ring of Russia tourist route and it is no surprise why as the historical centres of the these cities will take you back to Mediaeval Rus. Vladimir is believed to have been founded at the end of the 10th century. Famous figures from mediaeval Russian history are connected with the city such as Andrey Bogolyubsky Vladimir Monomakh Vsevolod the Big Nest and Aleksandr Nevsky. Vladimir eventually become the capital of north-eastern Rus with the grand prince of Vladimir becoming the most senior ruler in Rus and these grand princes set about building white stone cathedrals and founded monasteries to decorate the new capital. Suzdal was also the capital of north-eastern Rus before the emergence of Vladimir
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The inconostasis of Trinity Cathedral

It is really very hard to get all of the giant iconostasis of Trinity Cathedral of Ipatiev Monastery into one single photo, this is why I had to use my fish-eye lense, that is unfortunatly deforming a...
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The frescos inside of Trinity Cathedral

Each and every column, each wall and all of the the ceiling, everything is covered by beautifull frescos and also inside the Trinity Cathedral of Ipatiev Monastery there is enough natural light in...
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Trinity Cathedral of Ipatiev Monastery

Trinity Cathedral is the main church of the large Ipatiev Monastery across the Kostroma river, in the outskirts of town. The monastery was founded in 1330 and the way it looks today is from the...
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The entrancehall of the Trinity Cathedral

In many russian orthodox churches there is a large entrancehall outside of the church and here in Trinity cathedral this hall is in the shape of a horse-shoe and has such wonderful, ornate frescos on...
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The Bogoyavlensky (Epiphany) Monastery

These are some photos that I have made inside of the cathedral of the Bogoyavlensky (Epiphany) Monastery. It is an active church with a lot of prayers going there all day long and you will hardly find...
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The Bogoyavlensky (Epiphany) Monastery

The Bogoyavlensky (Epiphany) Monastery is directely in the town-centre of Kostroma and also within walking-distance from the cruiseships. This is not a museum but an active monastery and it is...
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Monument to Saint George

In 2002 the bronze monument to the heavenly patron of Kostroma - Saint George (Georgy Pobedonosetz) was established at the wall of the Bogoyavlensky Cathedral. The author of the monument is Aleksey...
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Moscow Gates

The obelisks of the Moscow Gate are located on the quay of the Volga, welcoming visitors arrived in the city by boats. It got such a smart appearance in 1823 when Kostromian people expected the...
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Church of Resurrection-on-Debre

Another treasure of Kostroma is the Church of Resurrection-on-Debre built in the XVII century with the donations of the merchant Kyrill Isakov. He was a rich merchant, after making the largest initial...
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Art Museum

The collection of the Museum of Arts comprises fine pieces of painting of the XVIIIth-XIXth centuries. The Museum also has an interesting collection of the Russian art of the first years of the XXth...
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Drama Theatre

The Drama Theatre is one of the oldest in Russia. It is in the Prospect Mira, next to the Gentry Assembly. It was built on donations of a successful fund-raising campaign and was opened in 1863....
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Monument to Lenin

Instead of the sculpture of Mikhail Romanov embellished with numerous figures of all the Czars and Queens of the Romanov dynasty years later the sculpture of Lenin was placed on top of the monument...
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Monument to Mikhail Romanov

It’s quite clear why the Romanov tsars regarded Kostroma as their special protectorate. It was here that an embassy from Moscow offered to Mikhail Romanov the Russian crown in 1612.On March 14, 1613,...
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Our Saviour Church in Arcades

This five-domed brick plastered temple was constructed in 1766. The extensive refectory was built partially in the building of the Red Arcades. That's why it has the wrong form in plan with the...
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