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Gemmy Uvarovite crystals on chromite matrix from Urals, Russia. Uvarovite i.

Fire Cave, Lake Baikal, Russia. Photographed by CoolBieRe. Want to travel for free? Try volunteering!

Nature's Beauty Fire Cave, Lake Baikal, Russia - Photographed by CoolBieRe Alcantara on the island of Cebu in the Philippines

"Lena's stone forest" or "Lena's Stone Pillars", in Russia. This place is where the virgin Siberian woods stand untouched and the only way to get there is a four day journey from Moscow city. First, a long flight to the Yakutia region, where a significant part of the world's diamond production originates. From there you can only go by boat, armed natives offer trips that take three days.

Lena Pillars in Russia, also called Lena's Stone Forest, is a natural rock formation along the banks of the Lena River about 60 km upriver from Yakutsk, Siberia. The pillars are metres and extends along the river for about 80 km.

Irkutsk, Siberia, Russia

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Olavinlinna castle, in Finland, was built to protect the country from an invasion by Russia

One of the most famous castles in the world Olavinlinna in Finland was built to protect the country from an invasion by Russia It is the northernmost medieval stone fortress still standing in the world.

Bear with me.  A story here.  Ramones--Rocket to Russia.  I saw this album in a Rolling Stone magazine add and it so intrigued my 15 year old mind I bought it. Blind.  I can honestly say this piece of vinyl changed the way I played and loved music from the moment the needle hit the record.

Rocket to Russia - Ramones // 1977 // Sire // Surf Punk

It looks like a dream landscape where there are jewels instead of stones – but this is a real beach, on Russia’s Pacific shoreline .

Broken glass from a former rubbish dump has become a stunning 'pebble' beach

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Gorges de l'Areuse, Switzerland The Val de Travers is a Jura mountain valley perpendicular to the main valleys (hence the name). The river Areuse has cut itself steeply through the soft limestone and clay sediments. It's one of those Roman bridges too.

Room in St Basil's Cathedral, Moscow. A large portion of this masterpiece is used for document storage of papers from the communist era (at least in was in 1985) when I visited.

A mural in St. Basil Cathedral in Russia: A mural in St. Basil Cathedral in Russia by BlueDiamond