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There are 14 item(s) tagged with the keyword "Nizhny Novgorod".

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1. The Sweetest Stowaway

In which a lucky kitten gets to see a good portion of Russia from the cabin of a very kind truck driver. 

Tags: cute, Nizhny Novgorod, trucks, kittens, cats, cat
2. Dromedary on the Roam

You can find lots of unique and unexpected things when you take a trip into the woods in search of edible mushrooms, but a camel in Nizhny Novgorod seems to be the most outlandish find yet.  

Tags: nature, farming, pets, animals, Internet, Nizhny Novgorod, mushrooms
3. Russia's Anomalous Zones

While the U.S. Pentagon teases knowing the truth about UFOs, Volgograd continues to attract more of them... supposedly... than anywhere else.

Tags: vladimir, Nizhny Novgorod, Volgograd, volgograd, pentagon, aliens, ufos
4. More than a Cookie

For some 300 years, the residents of Gorodets, near Nizhny Novgorod, have been making a spicy cookie famous throughout the country, and perhaps the world.

Tags: Nizhny Novgorod, food, cookies, pryaniki
5. Missing Raccoon, Anyone?

In which a raccoon is returned safely back home— but not to the habitat you might expect. 

Tags: animals, Nizhny Novgorod, raccoons
6. Polygraphs, Plots, and Pivo

This week, we learn that drinking when working from home isn't so bad; it rains birds in Saratov Oblast; and Ramzan Kadyrov is saved from a sinister plot.

Tags: Nizhny Novgorod, espionage, work, alcohol, chechnya, Saratov, animals, corruption, Siberia
7. For Sale: Putin's Dirty Laundry

The Kremlin said that the president's dirty laundry is not for sale on the internet.

Tags: putin, Nizhny Novgorod, hotels
8. Dance Like Everyone is Watching

Residents of Nizhny Novgorod were arrested for participating in a khorovod.

Tags: dance, Nizhny Novgorod
9. Rocket Man Rides, Family Life, and Bootlegging, Russian-style

In this week's Odder News: a forgetful traveler, spaceman transport, and the seal of approval.

Tags: Orthodox Church, money, Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, cars, gagarin
10. Russian History in 13 Unusual Memorials

A time-travelling tour of Russia from aristocats to nosy bureaucrats

Tags: Yekaterinburg, murmansk, cheese, great patriotic war, novosibirsk, Nizhny Novgorod, samara, cat, elizabeth, peter the great, kopeck, wooly mammoth, Gogol, monuments, Memorial

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