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Moscow street scenes and more

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.
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Pictures Taken While Dog Walking

In the morning, roughly at 7AM, while walking my doggy I  spotted these two men sitting on a bench, chatting. The identical way in which...

Moscow: Under Construction

This is how Moscow streets look today - and will look until the fall (or later) while large-scale reconstruction is in progress.https://www.instagram.com/p/BT8dgPal4II/?taken-by=suave_khmer
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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...
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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,...

Organic Food Store with a Nasty Twist

La tienda de la comida orgánica del empresario Guerman Sterligov prohíbe a los homosexuales entrar, mientras tanto los demás reciben una sonrisa.   Две стороны бизнеса...

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...

Kievsky Railway Station in Moscow

https://www.instagram.com/p/BRTuJCIhiJr/?taken-by=alexaderz

Moscow Churches 1

Yelokhovsky Cathedral.Church of the Shroud of Virgin Mary.Church of Martyr Nikita.Insurrection Cathedral at Gorokhovoe Pole.https://www.instagram.com/p/BPupdhaAMD7/?taken-by=newsbeeThe Old Believers's Church near the Belarus Railway Station.

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...
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Arbat Street

Welcome to Arbat, one of Moscow's pedestrian-only streets.
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Here Stood a Temple

The plaque on the left says a temple bearing the name of Saint Trinity stood on this spot between 1625 and 1934. Tverskaya St., Moscow.
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Selfie in the Heart of Moscow

A foreign tourist makes a selfie, squatting over the round metal plaque saying this is Moscow's zero kilometer from which the distance is...

It’s Putin Time in Russia!

https://www.instagram.com/p/BRQX1QOgexz/?taken-by=suave_khmer 

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