Baikal Treasure

Anton Petrus tells: “Baikal is an amazing place. In summer it is a place of pilgrimage for thousands of tourists who come to enjoy fresh omul and test themselves with cold water. But you should go to Great Baikal in winter. And a point. In winter it is the most amazing place. A huge ice crystal in rimmed steep banks and cliffs.

Havana in Cuba

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The brightest fans we found on Instagram

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What were the girls in the USSR

In an era when the world is ruled by photoshop and the entire Internet is flooded with photos of incredible beauties of varying degrees of nakedness, we gradually begin to forget what natural, ordinary, truly beautiful girls look like. But they are and always have been. One has only to look at the photos of young women of the Soviet Union, students, athletes and Komsomol, and immediately begin to feel proud of how charming our mothers and grandmothers were.

Rare photos of everyday life on Sakhalin of the late XIX - early XX century

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Beautiful and practical sofa from the online store

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