Add to favorite
 
123
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS
russian visa


Samara: Local Pecularities
April 25, 2018 11:57


(Source: http://regionsamara.ru/readnews)

 There is a metro in Samara: one branch, nine stations, eleven and a half kilometers. The decorations of the stations are made in late Soviet style. The metro does not yet have an important transport value: the area covered by it is too small. The stations are located not in the city centre, but in the industrial zone, so visitors of the city may as well not see them at all.

It is best to buy the legendary Zhigulevskoe beer in the beer garden near the factory: the beverage sold here is the freshest.

Samara is a historically multi-confessional city. In addition to Orthodox churches, there is a Polish Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, a Lutheran Church of St. George, a cathedral mosque, a choral synagogue and the Old Believers’ cathedrals of three different sects.

Book Hotels & Apartments in Samara

Transfer from Kurumoch Airport Samara


There is a multi-figure monument to Chapayev not far from Strukovsky garden, on Chapaeva Square adored by the city’s residents: the monument is the exact twin of the monument standing in St. Petersburg in a much less favorable place, far from the centre, on the territory of the Military Academy of Communications. The Chapaev monument in Samara is the original one, its copy was made for Saint Petersburg. Both monuments are subject to vandalism - hooligans like to steal the sword of Chapaev most often.

Read more about Samara...

 

 


Sources: http://strana.ru 


Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: Samara Samara Transfer Samara Region Samara FIFA Russia  

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Kabardino-Balkaria: The Chegemskoe Gorge Belaya Kalitva Old Balakhna Khachin Island Komi: Vuktyl









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

-8

search on the map
TAGS:
Kirillov's Museum  Russian business  International space station  Moscow  Archeology  Mills  Russian tourism  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Film Distribution in Russia  Sheremetyevo  LPR  Valaam  Altai Mountains  Voices Film Festival  Eduard Steinberg  Pobeda  expedition  Ostankino Tower  Russian regions  AvtoVAZ   Detsky Mir  visa center  Comics  Yakutsk  Russian musicians  The Far East  Beer Labels  Russian medicine  St. Petersburg  Georgy Poltavchenko  Russian Cinema  Russian National Parks  Syria  tourism  Oksana Akinshina  Russian history  Primorye  Kuznetsk  Vitaly Mutko  sanctions  Russian law enforcement   Archaeology  Volgograd Region  Gallery of Classical Photography  Vladivostok  Russian politics  Kolomenskoye  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian Literature  Russian Film Directors 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites