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
Despite the large number of pessimistic forecasts, this summer many Russians prefer to spend their holidays in Turkey, rather than in the resorts of alternative tourist destinations. Many tourists, already sated with noisy Turkish hotels on the coast of the famous Antalya, have discovered new, hitherto little-known places that were not very popular before.
holiday in Turkey
One of such places is the unique resort of Marmaris. The Turks themselves are overwhelmingly confident that today it is the most beautiful, quiet and cozy place on the coast of the country. Continue reading