пятница, 20 января 2017 г.

Санаторий Герцена в Кубинке

Санаторий Герцена в Кубинке. Усадьба Василевское (Марьино). 
Восстановленный Васильевский замок

Vassilyevskoe (Marino) Manor. Restored Vasilevsky castle

This manor house once belonged to kniaz Alexander Grigorievich Shcherbatov, by order of which it was built in 1881, designed by the architect P.S. Boytsov, specialized in like manor architecture (manors Podushkino, Muromtsevo). In that castle was constructed zoo and conservatory with exotic animals and plants. The park is settled tame deer and chamois.
In Soviet times there was located a government sanatorium Herzen, where once attended V.I. Lenin, what says a memorial plaque on the wall of the castle.
Not so long ago this place was almost abandoned (previosly I wrote about it), but today this castle is completely restored.

вторник, 15 ноября 2016 г.

Фаселис

The ancient city of Phaselis



The ruins of the trading city that founded in the 7th century BC, located on the territory of modern Turkey, and even described by Strabo. The picturesque ruins in the shadow of ancient pine trees: a necropolis, baths, theater, aqueduct, Agora, three harbors. Most constructions Roman and Byzantine periods, but the city has changed a lot of owners - the Persians, the Greeks, the Seljuks.

пятница, 11 ноября 2016 г.

Луковый суп с грибами

Onion soup with mushrooms


This post about how to cooking the onion soup with mushrooms in the field if you tired, feel hungry and cold. We with my comrade Ergo cooked this when we was in the raid to abandoned porcelain factory (post under construction).

среда, 9 ноября 2016 г.

Заброшенная водонапорная башня

Abandoned water tower

When we walked around the fenced territory of the abandoned porcelain factory in Kuzyaevo (this report in preparation), stumbled to abandoned water tower. Of course, we could not resist to make a little photo shoot.

понедельник, 7 ноября 2016 г.

Усадьба Алтуфьево

Estate Altufyevo 

Estate architecture complex of XVIII—XIX in the north of Moscow. 

понедельник, 31 октября 2016 г.

Усадьба Быково

Estate Bykovo

A short walk along the half-abandoned estate Bykovo (XVIII-XIX) near Moscow. It belongs to Mikhail Izmailov, a Turk by origin, converted to Russian citizenship and to Orthodoxy. Later it belongs to Count Vorontsov-Dashkov.

пятница, 28 октября 2016 г.

Заброшенный полигон

Abandoned military training center

Nikolo-Urjupino, Moscow region. Engineering polygon. Almost abandoned military training center for students of military chairs. Models of airplanes and armored vehicles, caponiers, trenches, bunkers and so on.