We continue publishing our posts of flags and maps of countries all over the world.It is time for Russia; You will find the best quality and largest and most detailed maps of Russia within this post, and also Russian flag with the national emblem, the Eagles; besides, a touristMap of Russia. (Maps and flag are all large sized; click on the pictures or simply right click and save into your computer to view the larger size.)
Russia from 1917 to 1991 formed the core of the Soviet Union. It is the largest country in the world, partly in Europe and partly in Asia.
The word, however, usually has returned to Europe, because Moscow in the European part of the country.
Russia is a country of contradictions. On the one hand you have poverty, on the other side you see the enormous cultural wealth.
The country gets slowly over from communism to a western market mechanism. It is advisable to see the communist influence before she disappeared.
In Russia, you see the market unfold as you hear the wildest rumors about organized crime, prostitution, relentless drug trafficking, and miles of rows of empty shops in a general end-of-the-world atmosphere.
But with countless cultural and historical treasures that have endured economic hardship, and the many art treasures, Russia remains an interesting destination.
Most people have themselves hardly enough to make ends meet, but they are very hospitable. If they invite you home, you will be treated royally.