Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Winter Palace to Appear in Russia
11.01.2012 12:17
Winter Palace to Appear in Russia

The social project “The Fairytale Map of Russia” has created one more tourist route – Arkhangelsk region is now considered to be a home to Winter from Russian folk tales.

      The residence of Winter will include the Winter Palace with a throne hall and the national crafts centre. The Palace will be opened in Yarensk – a small town situated 500 km south-east of Arkhangelsk. According to the local chronicle, the most strong snowstorm with high wind was recorded here. It happened December 21, 1882, right at the winter solstice and this date is believed to be the Winter's birthday.

      As this region is famous for its forests and clean rivers, the local authorities hope to attract people interested in nature and history together with fans of fairy tales.

      “The Fairytale Map of Russia” has already united about 30 towns and villages throughout the country. According to it, the nearest Winter's neighbors will be Snowman from Arkhangelsk and Ded Moroz from Veliky Ustyug.  

      Source: travel.ru. Image courtesy: www.spasateli.ucoz.ru.

      Related Article: The Day of Folk Tale to Appear In Russia.


Author: Natalia Semicheva

Tags: Russian tourism Russian Winter Arkhangelsk Russian folk tales  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Russian Tourists Prefer Spain
23.08.2016
Aeroflot Is The Strongest Airline Brand
07.02.2017
UTair Airlines Opened New Directions
24.03.2017
Russian Tourist Appeal
14.12.2016
Volunteers Will Guide Tourists In Kazan
16.06.2016



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Skolkovo  Human Rights Watch  Izhevsk  IMAX  Kamchatka  Nikolay Berdyaev  Photofest  Ksenia Sobchak  Boris Grebenshchikov  Russian legislation  Russian business  Archeology  Volgograd  Folk Arts  Russian history  Domodedovo  Russian Cinema  Norilsk Nickel  Painting  Kirov  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  flooding in Moscow  Year of the Russia-Netherlands cooperation   Moscow  Amur Region  Alexander Greenberg  Lipetsk   Russian tourism  Sarans  Sergei Prokudin-Gorsky  Federal Register of diplomas  Russian athletes  Svetoslav Roerich  Aeroflot  Exhibitions in Ufa  medicine  Moscow Kremlin   Zenit St. Petersburg  Siberia  Russian Literature  Emil Gilels  Russian retirees  Exhibitions in Moscow  El Lissitzky  Pussy Riot  Huskies in the City  Elections 2012  Unified Energy System  Russian writers  Stage 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites