Iron Budenovets in Stavropol
The monument, erected to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the liberation of Stavropol from the whites — is one of the most recognizable and famous symbols of the city of Stavropol. Stavropol residents call this monument simply “Budenovets”, “soldier” or “Soldier”, sometimes you can hear the name “Iron Man”, but more often it is affectionately called “Alyosha”.
Monument erected to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the liberation of Stavropol from the whites
Huge Budenovets (the height of the monument-about seven and a half meters) is located in the historical center of the city — on the square of the Fortress mountain, on the so-called “Air promenade”. The open free space around the monument gives it even more grandeur. Continue reading
Winter wizards around the world
In Russia, the main fairy — tale character of the new year holidays-Santa Claus. A kind grandfather with a long snow-white beard wears a red, blue, blue or white fur coat. In his hands he has a magic staff and a bag of gifts. Father frost drives a sleigh pulled by three horses. Accompanies winter magician granddaughter snow maiden, and sometimes a Boy New Year — kid in a red coat and hat with the number of the coming year in a sling.
In addition to the main wizard Santa Claus in many regions of Russia has its own winter wizards:
* in Yakutia, the Lord of the cold Chyskhaan,
* in Chuvashia — Hel Moochie, Continue reading
Sochi Park — the first theme Park in Russia (opened in 2014), the concept of which is based on the cultural and historical wealth of our country. In the Park there are safe playgrounds, animation areas for children and modern attractions. Russian Russian Park attractions are decorated in the spirit of Russian folk tales and placed on different thematic areas, United with each other by a common theme of Russian folklore. In the amusement Park you can find attractions for visitors of all ages: children’s slides, mazes, trampolines, carousels and rocking rides for the youngest guests, family rides, as well as unique extreme rides for teenagers and adults. Sochi Park also offers other entertainment: concerts, exciting theatrical performances, exciting arcade games, interactive science shows and much more! Continue reading