City of pyramids and mammoths: Khanty-Mansiysk on a photo with vysotygrazhdansky journalism

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© gelio.livejournal.com the City with the population of 100 thousand people — the capital of the largest oil-extracting region Russian Federation, Khanty-Mansi Autonomous District - Yugra. Very compact and well-groomed city costs on hills on the right coast of Irtysh, in 20 km from its place of merges with Ob. 1 . The history Khanty-Mansiysk began in 1931. Then the new city bore the name Ostyako-Vogulsk — according to traditional names of the people of the Khanty and Mansi. Thus the first Russian settlements in the territory of the modern city existed at the beginning of the XVII century. 2 . Central square — the card Khanty-Mansiysk, the main place...

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