Posts tagged: union

Ride the Legendary Moscow Metro

Ride the Legendary Moscow Metro! Moscow metro…there is so much to tell! It is surrounded by astonishing facts, mysteries, and urban legends. Built in 1935, it’s the second most heavily used transit system in the world! Almost 9 million people use it every day! During the earlier years, the metro was built mainly by Komsomol volunteers. [...]

Friday November 11th, 2011 in , , , , , , | No Comments »

Armenia: Great Destination for Travelers

Armenia: Great Destination for Travelers Armenia prides itself on being the first nation to formally adopt Christianity (early 4th century). Despite periods of autonomy, over the centuries Armenia came under the sway of various empires including the Roman, Byzantine, Arab, Persian, and Ottoman. It was incorporated into Russia in 1828 and the USSR in 1920. [...]

Saturday October 29th, 2011 in , , , , , , | No Comments »