Monthly Archives: July 2019
Gold ring of Russia. Cities that remember Ancient Russia and the formation of Russia modern, and it seems that everything is full of history in them … They keep many secrets, the old and new are intertwined in them, and there are no better places for lovers of antiquity and travel … These Cities are multifaceted, and one of The Pearl of the Ring is the city of Vladimir.
Vladimir is one of the oldest cities in Russia. Located on the banks of the Klyazma River, was originally built on the left, higher. In various annals, the first mention of it dates back to the X – XII centuries, but the settlement began to develop actively in the middle of the XII century. Continue reading
Not far from Vladimir is the ancient town of Suzdal, famous for its historical sights. The city was formed in the middle of the eleventh century during the time of Prince Vladimir Monomakh. Subsequently, the city grew and became the center of the Suzdal principality. The city has experienced many dramatic events in Russian history. Gradually, Suzdal ceased to be a major administrative center, turning towards the end of the 19th century into a quiet, cozy county town.
Around the city there are many ancient villages. Not far from the city is the church of Boris and Gleb, built in 1152. Suzdal is a city where everything is riddled with antiquity. Continue reading