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Top Things to Do in Arkhangel'sk, Russia, from a Cruise Ship - Created by Staff

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Malye Korely - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Malye Korely ( Russian: Малые Корелы) is a village in Primorsky District of Arkhangelsk Oblast, in the north of Russia. The main sight of the village is an open-air museum, featuring the traditional wooden architecture of Arkhangelsk area.

Arkhangelsk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Arkhangelsk ( Russian: Архáнгельск, IPA: [ɐrˈxanɡʲɪlʲsk]), sometimes Archangel, is a city and the administrative center of Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russia. It lies on both banks of the Northern Dvina River near its exit into the White Sea, in the north of European Russia.

Gostiny Dvor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Gostinyi dvor ( Russian: Гостиный двор) is a historic Russian term for an indoor market, or shopping centre. It is translated from Russian either as "Guest Court" or "Merchant Yard", although both translations are admittedly inadequate. These structures originated as collections of small shops where merchants from other cities could, at designated times, come to sell their wares.

Church of Michael the Archangel, Baku - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Church of Michael the Archangel ( Russian: Михайло-Архангельский храм; Azerbaijani: Mixayil Arxangel kilsəsi) or Flotskaya ( Church of the Fleet) is a Russian Orthodox church in central Baku, Azerbaijan, on Zargarpalan street. The church is dedicated to St. Michael. The church is serviced by Hegumen Serafim (Bideyev), 3 priests and 1 deacon.

Yaroslavl - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Yaroslavl ( Russian: Ярослáвль, IPA: [jɪrɐˈslavlʲ]) is a city and the administrative center of Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia, located 250 kilometers (160 mi) northeast of Moscow. The historic part of the city, a World Heritage Site, is located at the confluence of the Volga and the Kotorosl Rivers.

Murmansk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Murmansk ( Russian: Му́рманск; Kildin Sami: Мурман ланнҍ; Northern Sami: Murmánska; Skolt Sami: Muurman) is a port city and the administrative center of Murmansk Oblast, Russia, located in the extreme northwest part of Russia, on the Kola Bay, an inlet of the Barents Sea on the northern shore of the Kola Peninsula, close to the Russia's borders with Norway and Finland.

Peter the Great Statue - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Peter the Great Statue is a 98-metre-high monument to Peter the Great, located at the western confluence of the Moskva River and the Vodootvodny Canal in central Moscow. It was designed by the Georgian designer Zurab Tsereteli to commemorate 300 years of the Russian Navy, which Peter the Great established.

White Sea

This article is about the inlet of the Barents Sea. For White Sea in Turkish, see Mediterranean. For the part of the Mediterranean called White Sea in some South Slavic languages, see Aegean Sea. The White Sea ( Russian: Белое море, Beloye more; Karelian and Finnish: Vienanmeri, lit.

Astrakhan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Astrakhan ( Russian: Астрахань, IPA: [ˈastrəxənʲ]) is a major city in southern European Russia and the administrative center of Astrakhan Oblast. The city lies on two banks of the Volga River, close to where it discharges into the Caspian Sea at an altitude of 28 meters (92 ft) below sea level.

Sutyagin House - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The 13-story, 144-foot-tall residence (44 m) of the local entrepreneur Nikolai Petrovich Sutyagin was reported to be the world's, or at least Russia's, tallest wooden house. Constructed by Mr. Sutyagin and his family over 15 years (starting in 1992), without formal plans or a building permit, the structure deteriorated while Mr. Sutyagin spent a number of years in prison for racketeering.

Hermitage Museum

The State Hermitage (Russian: Госуда́рственный Эрмита́ж, IPA: [gəsʊˈdarstvʲɪnɨj ɪrmʲɪˈtaʂ], Gosudarstvenny Ermitazh) is a museum of art and culture in Saint Petersburg, Russia. One of the largest and oldest museums in the world, it was founded in 1764 by Catherine the Great and has been open to the public since 1852.

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, Riga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church ( Latvian: Svētās Trīsvienības Pārdaugavas pareizticīgo baznīca) is an Orthodox church in Riga, the capital of Latvia. The church is situated in Pārdaugava at the address 2 Meža Street.

Holy Archangel Mikhail Church, Riga

Holy Archangel Mikhail Church ( Latvian: Svētā Erceņģeļa Mihaila pareizticīgo baznīca) is an Orthodox church in Riga, the capital of Latvia. The church is situated at the address 170 Maskavas Street. ^ Banga, Vita; Marina Levina et al (2007). Rīgas dievnami: Arhitektūra un māksla. Riga's Churches. Architecture and Art (in Latvian, German, English, Russian).

Saint Basil's Cathedral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Cathedral of Vasily the Blessed ( Russian: Собор Василия Блаженного), commonly known as Saint Basil's Cathedral, is a former church in Red Square in Moscow, Russia. The building, now a museum, is officially known as the Cathedral of the Intercession of the Blessed Virgin on the Moat ( Russian: Собор Покрова пресвятой Богородицы, что на Рву) or Pokrovsky Cathedral ( Russian: Покровский собор).

Anthony of Siya - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Antony of Siya ( Russian: Антоний Сийский) (1479-1556) was a Russian Orthodox monk who was made a saint after his death. He founded the Antonievo-Siysky Monastery on the River Siya in modern Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russia.

Russian Orthodox Church in the USA

The Russian Orthodox Church in the USA is the name of the group of parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in America that are under the canonical authority of the Patriarch of Moscow. They were previously known as the Russian Exarchate of North America before autocephaly was granted to the Orthodox Church in America (OCA) in 1970.

Church of St. Nicholas in Khamovniki

Church of Saint Nicholas in Khamovniki ( Russian: Церковь Cвятителя Николая Чудотворца в Хамовниках) is a late 17th-century parish church of a former weavers sloboda in Khamovniki District of Moscow. The church is a federal listed memorial building. It marks the corner of present-day Komsomolsky Prospect and Leo Tolstoy Street, two blocks beyond the Garden Ring.

Kenozersky National Park

Kenozersky National Park ( Russian: Кенозерский национальный парк) is a national park in the north of Russia, located in Kargopolsky and Plesetsky Districts of Arkhangelsk Oblast. It was established December 28, 1991. Since 2004, the National Park has the status of the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Kenozero was always a remote area.

Cathedral of the Archangel

The Cathedral of the Archangel ( Russian: Архангельский собор, or Arkhangelsky sobor) is a Russian Orthodox church dedicated to the Archangel Michael. It is located in Cathedral Square of the Moscow Kremlin in Russia between the Great Kremlin Palace and the Ivan the Great Bell Tower.

Arkhangelsk Oblast

Arkhangelsk Oblast ( Russian: Арха́нгельская о́бласть, Arkhangelskaya oblast) is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast). It includes the Arctic archipelagos of Franz Josef Land and Novaya Zemlya, as well as the Solovetsky Islands in the White Sea. Arkhangelsk Oblast also has administrative jurisdiction over Nenets Autonomous Okrug (Nenetsia).