The cavalry is Georgiy Pobedonosets (George the Conquer). In Christian and Muslim legends: Saint great martyr from the military estate, considered by people the protector of agriculture and cattle breeding and who is revered / held sacred in Russia by the name Yuriy or Egoriy the Brave.
The heart of Russia May 7th 2008 At last I saw the city which I wished to see for a long time and I was on my way to Moscow. This time my ticket was for a 4 bed compartment in the train. I was expecting to travel with males but again Russian culture which does not distinguish between genders surprised me. My room mate was Tanya, a lady in her 50's. She was very talkative and nice. She asked me a lot about Turkey and life there. T ... read more
Europe » Russia » Northwest » Moscow Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy, was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new Romanov Dynas... ... read more