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Assumption Cathedral And Monastery In Sviyazhsk, Russia

Assumption Cathedral And Monastery In Sviyazhsk, Russia Sviyazhsk is a small rural island at the Schcuka, Sviyaga, and Volga rivers junction. It has played a significant part in Russia’s religious, military, architectural, and artistic history. Most of this history is at the heart of the Assumption Cathedral and Monastery in the region. The building has …

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Five Things to Know About The Famous Route 66

Five things to Know About the Famous Route 66 Study the much-celebrated national highway, which was rendered obsolete by high-speed interstate highways and closed by the federal government in 1985. Though most of it is safe to drive even today, many of the interstate highways also physically traverse the country.   Route 66 runs parallel with …

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