russia

the biggest lake on earth is Caspian Sea.

bear symbolizes Russia since William Shakespeare has compared this country to the north bear

the Volga (Russia) – the longest river of Europe

the russian rouble is the currency in the Russian Federation

European part is bordered by the Urals Mountains

the Kamchatka Peninsula

In the mountains are situated lakes and one of them is Baikal

Moscow is one of the most prosperous cities in the world. Many of wealthy people live there.

If you want to stay there for longer than 3 days you have to charter in the office.

Saint Basil’s Cathedral – Russian Orthodox Church at  the Red Square.

Iwan Groźny was a major proponent of designating Saint Basil’s Cathedral.

 

Moscow Kremlin is a historic fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River.

It is best known for kremlins ( Russian citadels) and includes four palaces, four cathedrals, Kremlin walls with Kremlin tower. The complex serves as the official residence of the President of the Russian Federation.

Kremlin was inscribed on the World Herritage List in 1990.

first human to journey into outer space – Yuri Gagarin

first man in the moon – Louis Armstrong

 

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