Donskoy Monastery

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! Hello everyone, today we are going to learn about the Donskoy Monastery, an important structure in Russia. This beautiful place was founded in 1591, in commemoration of Moscow’s deliverance from the threat of an invasion by the Crimean Khan Kazy-Girey. Commanding a highway to the Crimea, …

State Bank

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The office of the State Bank of the Russian Empire is a building in Rostov-on-Don, constructed in 1913. Rostov affiliate of Central Bank is placed there. It has the status of an object of cultural heritage of regional significance. At the beginning of …

Agricultural Palace

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The  building  known  as  the  Agricultural  Palace   was  erected  in  2010,  replacing  some  unsafe  structures   near  the  park  with  the  same  name.  It  houses  the Ministry  of  Agriculture   and  Food  of  Tatarsan,  The  Veterinary  Authority,  and  a  few  other  agencies.  Locals  and  visitors  …

Granovitaya Palata

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The Palace of the Facets (Russian: Грановитая Палата, Granovitaya Palata) is a building in the Moscow Kremlin, Russia, which contains what used to be the main banquet reception hall of the Muscovite Tsars. It is the oldest preserved secular building in Moscow. Located …

Astrakhan Kremlin

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The Astrakhan Kremlin is a remarkable monument of military and engineering art. The Astrakhan Kremlin is a historical and architectural complex, which is an integral ensemble of monuments of defense architecture, cult and civil architecture. The Astrakhan Kremlin is bounded up with significant …

St. Sophia Cathedral

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev is an outstanding architectural monument of Kievan Rus’. The cathedral is one of the city’s best known landmarks and the first heritage site in Ukraine to be inscribed on the World Heritage List along with the Kiev Cave …

The Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The  Trinity Lavra  of  St.  Sergious   is   the  most  important  Russian  Monastery   and  the  Spiritual  Center  of  the  Russian  Orthodox  Church.  The  monastery  is  situated  in  the  town  of  Sergiyev  Posad,  about  70  kms  to  the  North-east  from  Moscow  by  the  road  leading  …

Cathedral of the Apostles Peter and Paul

Learnex, English Forever ¡Aprende Inglés para Siempre! The Peter and Paul Cathedral (Russian: Петропавловский собор) is a Russian Orthodox cathedral located inside the Peter and Paul Fortress in St. Petersburg, Russia. It is the first and oldest landmark in St. Petersburg, built between 1712 and 1733 on Hare Island along …