Staraya Russa

Staraya Russa is a small, historic town in the centre of , long famous domestically for its balneologic mineral waters resort, but much more famous among international travellers as Dostoyevsky's summer retreat, and the basis for the fictional town of Skotoprigonievsk in The Brothers Karamazov.
Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Museum
Photo: Дар Ветер, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
The Transfiguration Monastery is a former Russian Orthodox monastery founded in 1192. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Church
Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Staraya Russa

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