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
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
What is hostel?
Recall hostel (translated from English hostel-hostel) – a European system of accommodation, providing its guests for a long or short term place to stay (usually — a bed without additional amenities in the room).
Hostels in Kharkiv (Ukraine)
If you need to book a hostel for rent in Kharkov, you should pay attention to the hotel chain HOSTEL. HOSTEL is a whole network of hostels in Kharkiv, so you can choose the right option not only for the price, but also for a convenient location in the city. Regardless of the choice, in all hostels of the network you will be met by friendly staff, and at your disposal there will be not only a bed, but also a bathroom with a hot shower, a kitchen for cooking, a safe for storing valuables and free Wi-Fi for Internet access. Continue reading