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Carrera de color en Moscú

Siete miles de ciudadanos de Moscú hoy asistieron a la carrera de color de cinco kilómetros.

Last Confederate Statue in New Orleans Goes to Scrap Yard of...

The last Confederate statue has been dismantled in New Orleans and will be stored in a junk yard - until better times. The war on monuments,...

San Vladímir en Moscú

Aquí está el nuevo monumento dedicado a San Vladímir, el príncipe ruso que convirtió a Rusia a cristianismo hace más de 1000 años. El monumento...


Moscow’s Painted Cars

There are quite a few cars in Moscow (and other Russian cities) featuring so-called aerography car art, turning the vehicles into moving pictures, sometimes funny, sometimes scary. Some images are real masterpieces, but most are quite tasteless.

The Bronze Man of Arbat

The human statue on Moscow's pedestrian Arbat strip is an actor making some extra cash on the street frequented by foreign tourists and visitors...

Southern Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan is one of the best countries with the best people I have ever visited. No kidding. My pictures do not necessarily prove that, but just take my word for it.

Exegi Monumentum Aere Perennius

They say half of the Moscow population are engaged in the security business (the other half apparently are in the stealing business), so a...

Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears

Moscow is not an easy place to live even for people earning relatively decent salaries.It is a hard place to be in many respects,...

Cairo, Egypt

Was it warmer in Egypt five thousand years ago than it is today? Have you noticed that ancient Egyptians are always shown wearing light...

Artist Ilya Ptichkin Capturing Images of Old Moscow

Artist Ilya Ptichkin is trying to capture on canvas what remains of old Moscow.

It’s Putin Time in Russia! 

Hand-Made Bird Houses in Sokolniki Park

Every spring some folks in Russia, including big cities like Moscow, build wooden birdhouses for starlings. Actually, I never saw starlings in this particular...

Día del Gato en el Hermitage de San Petersburgo

El Hermitage en San Petersburgo celebra Día del Gato el 14 y 15 de mayo para agradecer los felinos que están protegiendo las obras...

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