Imperial russia

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the grandeur of Imperial Russia. Discover the fascinating history, opulent palaces, and iconic landmarks that defined this extraordinary era.
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Once upon a time there was a vast Empire stretching from the beaches of the Crimea to the deep Siberian forests. Its capital never knew the darkness of the night in summer, its countryside flourished with myths and folk legends.... It was a country of great men and of small, a land where beauty and suffering lived side by side. A world swept away, imprisoned forever in books and pictures.

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Geamy Fr
What happened to the magnificent Romanov palaces after the 1917 Revolution? - Russia Beyond Romanov Palace, Imperial Palace, Imperial Russia, Royal History, House Of Romanov, Russian Palaces, Romanov Family, Castle, Palace

The Russian royal family had numerous palaces, mansions and dachas (summer houses) throughout Russia (and what is now, in some cases, abroad) and many of them are veritable architectural masterpieces. After the change in government, all of them were nationalized into state property, but there are still some you cannot get into.

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Nicholas Patrono
Photographs of The Romanovs' Final Ball In Color, St Petersburg, Russia 1903 - Flashbak Saints, Dorothea Lange, Historical Photos, Imperial Russia, Historical Clothing, Russian Fashion, Russian Clothing, Nicolas Ii, Alexandra Feodorovna

These portrait photographs of Russia’s ruling Romanovs were taken in 1903 at the Winter Palace in majestic. St. Petersburg. Knowing what was to follow, the venue was apposite. St Petersburg is the city Christopher Hitchens called “an apparent temple of civilization: the polished window between Russia and Europe… the scene of near-continuous murder, massacre, … Continue reading "Photographs of The Romanovs’ Final Ball In Color, St Petersburg, Russia 1903"

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