A lot of poetry, prose and just good words devoted to Karelia. The nature here is really diverse. Whereas 20 years ago many people never heard of Karelia.
“Korean?” – I asked in surprise, peering into my eyes (but they are very ordinary, the Russians).
Of course, not only nature is famous for Karelia. The shrines and monuments of wooden architecture, the national Park Paanajarvi, the largest freshwater lake in Europe – Ladoga, waterfall Kivach. Ancient petroglyphs at Besov Nose (petroglyphs, translated from Greek- “carving on a rock”), Museum-reserve “Kizhi” — one of the largest museums in Russia under open sky.
This, and more, appealing to our the Russian people who want to know about Russia a little bit more.
In every corner of the Republic of Karelia lies something interesting.
Just below – about the attractions of the North Ladoga area, whose borders include the town of Sortavala and the Valaam island.
THE CITY OF SORTAVALA
The town of Sortavala is located on the South-West of Karelia, on the territory of Northern Ladoga. With respect to the Ladoga, located on the Northwest Continue reading