The “Red Day” year in Breda

Posted by Filed in Curiosity 20 de octubre de 2014

People with red hair from around the world gather in the “Roodharigendag” (Red Day) in Breda, Netherlands, on 07 September 2014 “Red Day” is celebrated every year in the Dutch city this weekend September. In your program there are cultural events, music, picnic, fashion show and art exhibitions to and for the community of red hair.

Construction of the stadium “Zenit Arena”

Posted by Filed in Curiosity 20 de octubre de 2014

Large projects always cause great interest. Many, especially without understanding, begin to scold. It’s the easiest way! Others, turning his head slightly, admire the engineering and technical solutions. He has escaped this fate and under construction stadium “Zenit Arena” in St. Petersburg. The project is complex, expensive, but very interesting technically. And some of the solutions used in the stadium, just unique.

From 1950 to 2006, in St. Petersburg Krestowsky Nehru Stadium. He was one of the largest stadiums in the world – was the largest in the Soviet Union, Russia and European Union.

The last official match was played on the field July 6, 2006, and by the end of 2006, construction began on a new and almost the most expensive stadium in the world. The project budget is approximately 35 billion.

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In 2007, that pile field and earthworks have been completed was performed. In 2008, the project was ready, passed the state exam, but due to various conflicts of evaluators construction stopped.

In December 2008, construction resumed. But in December 2009, after reviewing the stadium project to fulfill FIFA revealed that a number of criteria is already building the stadium does not meet these standards. The main complaints are made to the configuration of the stands (comfortable visibility, location of hatches). Open space is virtually nonexistent. To correct the deficiencies identified in April 2010, was brought new designer in general, which has extensive experience in the development of sports facilities (eg stadium “Locomotive” in Moscow).

Here are some photos of this amazing building.
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Awesome camp in the snow Kolyma Gulag

Posted by Filed in Curiosity 16 de octubre de 2014

This is one of Stalin’s camps in Kolyma. The July 11, 1929 adopted a resolution “On the use of labor of convicted criminal prisoners” for a period of three years, this decision was the starting point to create a labor camp in the Soviet Union jobs. A very difficult place, especially listening to the stories about the lives of the prisoners and the presentation of their work in harsh weather conditions.

In 1928, in the Kolyma found rich deposits of gold. Before 1931, the authorities decided to develop these deposits prisoners. In the fall of 1931, the first group of prisoners, some 200 people were sent to the Kolyma.

The new things in life Resale

Posted by Filed in Curiosity 14 de octubre de 2014

Due to the constantly rising prices and the rapid evolution of modern fashion trends, there is often no time to change your wardrobe as we would like. The solution to this problem has found a writer and designer Gillian Owens, who went to thrift stores in search of cheap and old fashioned clothes. Gillian clothing became a truly modern design!

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