Add to favorite
 

russian visa
    Kostroma Region

Approaching towards the ancient city of Kostroma, located at the left bank of the Volga River, you find yourself in the land of an old Russian fairy tale. The central city of the region was founded in the 1150s and now is one of the Golden Rings most important cultural and commercial centers. Kostroma Region now abounds in magnificent monuments of old architecture. You can feel the very essence of the past imprinted on the walls of old cathedrals and churches. Kostroma Regions picturesque landscape has long been a source of inspiration for many Russian artists (Levitan, Savrasov, etc). The charm of the region is in its fresh air, beautiful scenery and in the magnetism of old Russian towns and villages that preserve tranquil atmosphere of the past at the threshold of the XI century. What makes Kostroma Regions image unforgettable is a unique combination of the monuments of old architecture, the blend of the regular layput and the wooden houses with intricate lacy carvings on the facades.

Tags: Russian tourism Russian regions Kostroma region Russian history  


Region:


City:






Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map

TAGS:
freedom of press in Russia  New York  Volkhov  Labour Day  Photography  Republic of Bashkortostan  St. Petersburg  Death  Federal Space Agency  Wooden Architecture  Moscow skyscrapers   Festivals in Moscow  Murmansk Region  Russian Cinema  Russian business  St. Petersburg Museums  Astrakhan Region  New Acropolis Cultural Centre  Territoriya Festival  Russian oil and gas industry   Russian regions  Russia-South Korea  Russian exhibitions  Exhibitions in Moscow  Champions League  Russian Railways  Russian opposition  Empresses of Russia  3D Printer  Private Collections  travel to Russia  VTB  International space station  Sochi  Opposition Coordination Council  Maria Savinova  St. Valentine's Day  IT market in Russia  Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts  Science  Russian tourism  Ivan Turgenev  VDNKh  ecology  Grisha Bruskin  Veliky Novgorod  Concerts in St. Petersburg  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Moscow  Music Festivals 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites