Russian old style shopping center "Izmailovo Vernissage" near hotel Gamma-Delta

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Paul Nechkova-Raven on February 5, 2008

this is an incredible building!

Ainars M -2 on February 5, 2008

Thank You! I am trying to find infos about this building. From one sources it says, it is church, but others says - this is kremlin. Like market site, like messe or exhibitions site?

I agree with You - this is incredible building and I never seen other like this too! Shape styles influence can be seen from Neuschwanstein castle to Kazan kremlin. :)

Paul Nechkova-Raven on February 6, 2008

hallo Ainars,

it is a large shopping centre in old russian style with lots of "traditional" shops and many other interesting things!

thanks for this interesting view into "modern" Russia

Ainars M -2 on February 7, 2008

Thanks Pasjoesja for great comment and interesting link! :) I thought before, this is one of new and restored churches sites. Just wonder a little why so many different belltower styles combined in one site. If I will get again another chance go Moscow, I will try go inside and capture insights.

Meanwhile, what I seen as very good sypmtoms in new architecture - Russia restoring and building new shurches!

Trudi on February 8, 2008

Thanks, Ainars for your link to this special building. Very interesting!

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Photo taken in Izmaylovo District, Moscow, Russia

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  • Uploaded on February 4, 2008
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    by Ainars M -2
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