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  Rostov Velikiy - LoveToKnow 1911
ROSTOV VELIKIY, a town of Russia, in the government of Yaroslavl, 35 m.
The restoration of the buildings (royal palace, archiepiscopal palace, and five churches) of the kreml or citadel was begun in 1901.
Rostov was founded by Sla y s in or before 862, and played so prominent a role in the history of that part of Russia that it used to be known as Rostov the Great.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Rostov_Velikiy   (182 words)

  
 Services. Golden Ring
Rostov the Great is one of oldest cities in Russia, it is nearly three centuries older than Moscow.
Until the 11th century the territory of Rostov was inhabited by the Finn-Ugors 'Meryans' people, and the city of Rostov was founded by them (it is known since the 9th century).
Rostov is the most similar to Suzdal of all the towns along the Golden Ring, and the two towns are located almost the same distance from Moscow (though in different directions).
www.davs.ru /english/services/goldenring/rostov   (717 words)

  
 Rostov Velikiy
The architectural sights of the 16 th -17 th century have created Rostov the glory of the most beautiful Northern cities of Russia.
The majestic multi-dome view of ancient Rostov's architectural ensemble draws the almost unreal silhouette on the background of the blue sky and reflects in waters of the huge Nero lake.
Visit to the Rostov Kremlin : architecture of Kremlin, the frescoes of the Resurrection church, of the Ivan Bogoslov church, of Spas on Seny; visit to the Old Russian art exposition and the Art gallery of Samuel building; the concert of church bells.
www.malinki.ru /eng/programs/trip/golden_ring/rostov.html   (150 words)

  
 Golden Ring Photo Gallery. City Rostov Velikiy.
The Kremlin was founded by Rostov's Metropolitan Jonah Sysoyevitch in the 17th century.
The proxy of the Metropolitan during the construction of the Kremlin and his residence was Rostov's mason Peter Ivanovitch Dosayev, and the builders who erected the complex were natives of Rostov.
Rostov's cathedral is in many ways reminiscent of the Assumption Cathedral of the Moscow Kremlin.
www.visitrussia.com /guide/gallery-goldring-rostov.htm   (863 words)

  
 Rostov - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rostov was predated by Sarskoye Gorodishche, which some scholars interpret as the capital of the Merya tribe, while others think it was an important Viking trade enclave and fortress guarding the Volga trade route.
In the 14th century the bishops of Rostov became archbishops and late in the 16th century, metropolitans.
The central square of Rostov is occupied by the enormous Assumption cathedral.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rostov   (957 words)

  
 Golden Ring 7 Days - 6 Nights
Rostov became one of the largest towns in the North-east Ancient Russian state in the 10th century.
In Rostov Velikiy, we will visit the Kremlin and museum “Rostov’s enamel”.
Leaving Rostov we move on to spend the evening and night in Pereslavl Zalessky.
www.firebirdtravel.com /Russia_Travel.php?Tourid=56   (699 words)

  
 Viaduk Tour
Rostov Velikiy is the one of the oldest Russian cities.
According to the chronicles Rostov Velikiy was founded in the 9th century.
The city famous for its well-preserved ensemble of the Kremlin built in 17th century that was built as the residence of the Rostov Metropolitanate.
www.viaduk.ru /english/gr3.html   (946 words)

  
 Hotel "Pleshanov's Manor"
The hotel "Pleshanov's Manor" offers the visitors of Rostov The Great unforgettable stay in our ancient city that is included in a "Golden Ring of Russia".
By restoring the manor of Pleshanov, we have tried to show the deep respect to the one who worked for a worthy cause of the city and has glorified his name by charity.
Excursions in museums and monasteries of Rostov The Great, tour on the lake by ship, horse trips in historical places and vicinities of city can be ordered inside our hotel.
www.hotel.v-rostove.ru /eng.php   (466 words)

  
 The Golden Ring Trip: information, a map, the distances, the cities, suggested itinerary, the price. -- WayToRussia.Net
For such trip Suzdal and Rostov Veliky (both 3-4 hours by train or by bus from Moscow) are the best.
ROSTOV VELIKIY: An ancient Russian town located on the 'Nero' lake.
Rent a boat and row on 'Nero' lake (just next to Rostov's Kremlin) to the shore where there is a nice beach to swim.
www.waytorussia.net /GoldenRing/GoldenRing.html   (1625 words)

  
 ROSTOV VELIKIY - Online Information article about ROSTOV VELIKIY
Rostov was founded by Slays in or before 862, and played so prominent a role in the See also:
part of Russia that it used to be known as Rostov the Great.
From the beginning of the 11th century to the 13th it was the See also:
encyclopedia.jrank.org /RON_SAC/ROSTOV_VELIKIY.html   (1122 words)

  
 Local hotels in Novgorod Velikiy
Well, we live and work in Novgorod Velikiy and if we were to stay at a hotel, we would certainly pick one of the hotels we offer to you on our pages.
All of the Novgorod Velikiy hotels in our selection are the best in their class.
Novgorod Velikiy is our city and we will be right here during your visit and you can always call us if you need local hotel assistance.
novgorod.russiahotelsgroup.com   (390 words)

  
 Tourizm in Russia. JSM firm "Intersphere"
Golden Ring of Russia,the tourist route, which includes the network/grid of the Old-Russian cities: Sergiev Posads, Pereslavl-Zalesskiy, Rostov Velikiy, Yaroslavl, Kostroma, Vladimir, Bogolyubovo, Suzdal, Yurev- Polsky, Uglich.
It is customary to assume that the mass population of these earth/ground by Slavs began in 9 v.
first of the cities, which arose in Zales'e, there was Rostov great, which is mentioned in the chronicle already in second half 9 v.
www.intersphere.ru /eng/goldenring.html   (294 words)

  
 Travel Russia -Cruises   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Moscow - Yaroslavl - (Rostov Velikiy~Village Kukoboi)* - Kostroma - Mishkin - (Martinovo)* - Uglitch - Moscow
Moscow - Sosenki - Ribinsk - Yaroslavl - (Rostov Velikiy~Village Kukoboi)* - Ples - Nizhniy Novgorod - (Diveevo)* - Kostroma - Mishkin - (Martinovo)* - Uglitch - Sosenki - Moscow
Moscow - Uglitch - Yaroslavl - Kostroma - Nizhniy Novgorod - Cheboksary - Kazan - Ulyanovsk(Сиимбирск)Samara - Saratov - Volgograd - Rostov - Starocherkassk - Rostov-on-Don
www.travelrussia.net /cruises_mos.html   (3431 words)

  
 Sergius of Radonezh Summary
Sergii (in secular life known as Bartholomew) was born in the principality of Rostov, but early moved with his family to the Muscovite village of Radonezh.
The date of his birth is unclear: it could be 1314, 1319, or 1322.
As his medieval Life states, he was born to a boyar family near Rostov Velikiy, where Varnitsy Cloister now stands.
www.bookrags.com /Sergius_of_Radonezh   (1188 words)

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