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Nizhny Novgorod , Russia

Founded in 1221 400 Km. east of Moscow. Located on the Volga river, third largest city in Russia. We took the train from Moscow and wore out some shoe leather covering the historic Kremlin and centre in just 1.5 days.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nizhny_Novgorod
Church in Nizhni Novgorod
Church in Nizhni Novgorod
Stroganov or Nativity Church ( 18 th century )
Stroganov or Nativity Church ( 18 th century )
Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin
Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin
In the Kremlin
In the Kremlin
River Boat Station
River Boat Station
A Boat Ride on the Volga
A Boat Ride on the Volga
The Annunciation  Monastery (the begining of 13 th century)
The Annunciation Monastery (the begining of 13 th century)
Chkalov staircase on Volzhsky slope ( 1949)
Chkalov staircase on Volzhsky slope ( 1949)
400 Steps, we climbed them but did not verify
400 Steps, we climbed them but did not verify
A wonderful Soviet Hotel...stuck somewhere in the soviet 70's
A wonderful Soviet Hotel...stuck somewhere in the soviet 70's
Lovely deluxe room
Lovely "deluxe room"
Navy Day...Lots of Drunk Sailors
Navy Day...Lots of Drunk Sailors
Monument to the Fallen in the Great Patriotic War
Monument to the Fallen in the Great Patriotic War
Sunset / view from Kremlin slope
Sunset / view from Kremlin slope