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Moscow Bistro Styled in Soviet-Era Modernism

Form’s Tehnikum Bistro brings together furniture and art reminiscent of Soviet-era modernism. Even including name, which means technical school, connects the space back to a different era when it served as a store for drafting equipment. As you ent...
by khairuddinuad on Dec 5, 2016


JFK+50:  Volume 6, No. 2048ANY THREAT TO FREE ACCESS TO WEST BERLIN IS ACT OF AGGRESSIONWashington, D.C. (JFK+50) Fifty-five years ago today, August 24, 1961, the administration of President John F. Kennedy released a statement warning the...
by JFK+50 on Aug 24, 2016

Backpacking in Kaliningrad: Top 25 Sights in Kaliningrad City

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel “Damn my education, I can’t find the words to say for all the things caught in my mind” – Noel Gallagher. This was a magical place – Kaliningrad. Another travel dre...
by Don't Stop Living on Aug 17, 2016

The Other Man of Steel

"Stalin" was a name chosen in the days before the so-called October Revolution; so-called as it actually took place in November according to the modern calendar subsequently adopted.  It means "steel", as all or most now know.  I suppose th...
by I, Ciceronianus; causidicus on Aug 9, 2016

Countries of the Former Soviet Union Denomination

Denomination countries Former Soviet Union – the Soviet Union or the Union of Soviet Socialist... more » The post Countries of the Former Soviet Union Denomination appeared first on Zona7.Net.
by on Jul 11, 2016

Things you can do for free in Berlin

The German capital was highlighted in recent years by promoting freedom that attracts investors and artists alike. Recently become one of the most interesting European destinations, Berlin offers many activities for tourists extremely cheap or free.
by We care about your travel on Jul 2, 2016

Soviet Dog Breeds

by Russian Dog on Jul 1, 2016

Uber Secures $3.5bn Funding From Saudi Arabia

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Travel around the town by stagecoaches in Bakhchisaray, Ukraine, circa early 20th century

by Vintage Everyday on May 21, 2016

Kuala Lumpur Indie Fashion Week (KLIFW) 2016 Day 2 : Highlights

Continuing from my previous post on the Day 1 of Kuala Lumpur Indie Fashion Week (KLIFW) 2016, here's the Day 2 highlights featuring designers from Saito College, Robot Pasca Soviet, Nero Bianco, Amitaruci by Tanesha Vinod and Jaimag by Kannan Jaiama...
by Small N' Hot on May 16, 2016

Amazing Pictures Capture Everyday Life in Soviet Villages During WWII Through a German Soldier-Photographer's Eyes

Asmus Remmer was a German photographer who specialized in portraiture, genre and landscape photography. From between 1940-45 he was an infantry soldier of Wehrmacht. In May 1945 he found himself in the American POW camp which he left in autumn of the...
by Vintage Everyday on May 16, 2016

Konflik ZhenBao Island, Ketika Adik menikam Kakak nya sendiri – – Nekad, Gila, dan tak habis dipikir ketika Republik Rakyat Tiongkok secara tiba-tiba meng Invasi Pulau ZhenBao yang masuk dalam teritori kekuasaan Uni Soviet, Guru sekaligus Kakak dari Tiongkok sendiri !.  Uni Soviet jela...
by kasamago on May 9, 2016

Soviet Subcultures of the 1980s: Goths, Punks and Metalheads of the USSR

The 1980s brought fashionable perestroikas and a perestroika of fashion. A period that saw the emergence of new styles and new creative spaces. Charged by the energy of anticipated change, Soviet youth created new musical styles, street fashion, comm...
by Vintage Everyday on May 5, 2016

Castle-Calendar: 365 windows, 52 rooms and 7 terraces. Unique in Romania

Among the “treasures” hidden Romania, of which very few have heard include Castle-Calendar in Transylvania. A place full of mystery that hides a beautiful love story and its unique architecture that could attract hundreds of thousand...
by We care about your travel on Apr 1, 2016

Nesting Architecture: Folding Models of Eastern Bloc Buildings

This series of recycled cardboard models references both the functional styles of postwar Soviet architecture as well as the Russian tradition of handcrafted ...
by WebUrbanist on Mar 12, 2016

What do we know about Putin’s family?

(Media Release) Russian President Vladimir Putin has been in the public eye virtually non-stop since succeeding Boris Yeltsin as head of state in 2000, yet his personal and family life remains an area of conjecture. It is known he is divorced from hi...
by Free PR Online on Feb 3, 2016

Interesting Vintage Studio Portraits of Russians with Fake Scenes from the Early 20th Century

In the late 19th to early 20th century, when there was no Photoshop in photography and travel was slow and expensive, the only fun way to get a cool shot for a family album was visit a photo studio which provided fake scenes. Below is a gallery of in...
by Vintage Everyday on Jan 2, 2016

Lenin: What is Soviet Power?

The post Lenin: What is Soviet Power? appeared on Socialist Unity.
by Socialist Unity on Nov 12, 2015

Russian German Shepherd

Russian Ovcharka is a large and powerful variation of the German Shepherd.
by Russian Dog on Nov 11, 2015

Museum of the Moscow underground: subway stations, fascinating by opulence

Even 80 years after opening, the opulent architecture of underground Moscow sees foreign visitors leave dazed. Taken with the Russian habit, metro stations in Moscow are considered to be some real museum rooms, the rest of the world. Moscow's metro...
by We care about your travel on Nov 9, 2015

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