To mark the last day of August, here is a scan from my childhood’s favourite booklet – Jablonex Jewellery Catalogue for 1984. With years I
An old bridge Kid’s art Biryulyovo Arboretum is located faily near to where I live: I only have to walk under the railway bridge, then
Before Paris, Je T’Aime was ever conceived, Claude Lelouch declared his love for all three at once – a city, the cinema, and a woman.
As per announcement, here is a weekly feature on Kyiv Fashion booklets, spanning the period from 1972 till 1990. Be it for my mum’s heritage
This has been one of the favourite audio tracks of the late 1980s in the Soviet Union, and I listened to it a lot, as
Landscape near Irkutsk (by VChokan) I hope to make one or two journeys along a part of the Trans-Siberian Railroad before the end of 2011.
Esenin Memorial in Vagankovo Esenin Monument in Ivanovo I had a long walk in Vagankovo Cemetery today, the place where a lot of celebrated Russians
The Equestrian Fountain in the Manege Square, Moscow, Russia Since I took this photo in early October 2010, it’s been included in Google Earth and
Kyiv Fashion Models 1974 I grew up flicking through the pages of old fashion booklets and magazines. Although I didn’t realise this at the time,
Ray Bradbury It may be coincidental or not, but Russians must have a particularly soft spot for the American sci-fi classical author. How can you