In the guests to the descendants of the glorious left handed

Tula weapons, Tula samovar, Tula gingerbread – all this in the hearing on each of the Russians. And we know about the surroundings of Tula, yards of the great men?.. On the Initiative of the Ministry of culture and tourism of the Tula and Moscow regions at the beginning of December was organized by the three-day press-Tour for journalists in the framework of the promotion of the new directions of domestic tourism. For they were not only the famous objects of history and culture after reconstruction and restoration, but also less well-known masterpieces of architecture.

Жечужина Богородицка

The acquaintance with Tula on earth began with Богородицка, the former fortress of zasechny line. The reason is strange the name the fact that the trees around the fortress, засекаясь, created the impenetrable thicket of enemies. The farmers same forbidden to visit the forest, in order not to протаптывать Hiking trails.

The Palace of the manor, built in the 18th century for the illegitimate son of Catherine II and count Grigory Orlov, the called the good, “my little Paradise”. The area of the two-storey Palace, with more than 40 thousand square meters. M. the rooms on the second floor of the visitor with the equipment and furniture in the Rococo style, and in the oval hall on the first floor for concerts and ceremony garden.

In the Palace Museum, journalists waited an interactive program, tells about the life of the Royals, whose entertainment and ceremonies. For the old Palace pond fan, there are five main roads Богородицка. According to the legend, оброненный Queen Fan suggested the idea of the fan-shaped development of the city.

During a Tour in the castle and the adjacent Park were the work of reconstruction. The supervisor of the group, the leader of the community Богородицкого district, Erekle Ваградзе proudly showed each room of the Palace, beautiful views of the city and the Palace, English Park Radial radiotherapy planning of the project A. T. Bolotov.

Out of the yard into the hut

We are invited into a center of culture and crafts. The threshold of the Russian home, the guests were in another comfortable world. Near the Russian oven, kitchen utensils, surrounded by friendly gentlemen, встретившими us the Russians частушками and dances that we with pleasure played old Russian fun, they listened to the game on окалине – a clay wind instrument here and was created by skilled craftsmen.

Of particular interest among the guests, caused fun charm crafted with such a funny name: домовенок, лихоманки, fever (this is already 12 piece – трясея, yellowing, дряхлея, глухея ). “The house, not the sleeves shake” – with these words, the host invited journalists to the table on which he had verily, Russian food: Kale, potatoes, cake, homemade wine. After such a warm reception very much did not want to the cold of winter, but before waiting Епифань.

Where comes from don Schmidt

The Bus crossed the bridge a small river don (the source), Schmidt (from Ivan lake), so here as the great river in Russia. The name of the city Епифань is the name of Epiphanes, and see who he was – a merchant, чашником or robbers, – the opinions. The eventful history of the city with fire, штурмами, the German occupation power with respect and reverence to treat capital field of Kulikovo to the center of the circle with his coat of arms, and Plan of the building on Catherine. What is interesting is that Nicholas Cathedral Епифани is a copy of the St. Petersburg St. Isaac’s Cathedral, in a reduced Form.

There are Епифани and his Red square. At the junction of the roads, the town was the industrial businessman. Better to know the way of life merchant family, the organizers of the press Tour, the journalists in the interactive program in the courtyard of a merchant Байбакова.

After you have all the rooms and admire the décor, the guests were in a Bank, which, even though they are “petty”, but had in their Arsenal absolutely everything for life. A thrilling spectacle awaited in the basement of the barn, where the shelves are kept cucumbers, копченья, jam, wine, liqueurs, various utensils, the names and the appointment of the modern man learns only with a guide.

At Manor, there are isba-Hotel for 8 people, the whole environment that is sustainable in the spirit of those times, except for baths – everything here is Modern. In addition to the Hotels, the guests can relax in huts. Quite a tempting prospect – a purely urban people live cosy, rustic living, eating organic produce and wander through the local edges in the context of the numerous excursions.

They say that in Russia two king – Tolstoy and Nicholas II

Jasnaja Poljana – the business card of Russia, one of the most revered Russian people places, as it is with the name of the great writer L. N. Tolstoy. Exactly here were written, the largest and most popular of all works. Allotted to us was very little time for the exploration of the legendary Hof, but enjoy the tranquillity, the unique beauty of nature and learn the way of life of the family in Tolstoy. Tolstoy still managed.

Past splendid birch and lime alleys, just thought that here, before this man; it seemed, now, contrary leisurely pace will gray-bearded old man in the white linen smock.

All still here, in the Form as it during lifetime of the writer: woods, meadows, fields, pond, garden, Linden Park. In the house Museum are unchanged the location and the amenities of the room. On the walls portraits of members of the family, friends, writers, library, consisting of 15 cabinets.

In today’s time Finca Tolstoy lives the life: trips, arts & crafts, horseback riding, tea-Party in A cabin, carnival, Trinity. Inn at the estate, Jasnaja Poljana on weekends and holidays, always full on 100%.

The journey of the group continues, the next stop in the Museum-reserve of V. Polenow.

The Russian painter, educator, V. D. Polenow planned, your house, like the Museum on your own project. Here there are the music-room office with a фисгармонией and piano, library, dining room, old garage, and the view from the Windows is so wonderfully beautiful, that even far away from the fine art people will want to try themselves in this area.

Personal items V. D polenov and his family, luxury Designer furniture, a collection of arts and crafts – all secured the full мемориальность. Of particular interest among the journalists called portrait of the artist, according to his students from окских stones in natural colours.

It is important to note that among the students Polenov were Levitan, Korovin, which is the master when writing, painting “Christ and the sinner”. Exhibited in the Museum of graphical variant of the image of the size 3×6 m, the second Option-in-oil – in the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg.

In the courtyard tourists of all ages spend unforgettable hours, приобщаясь to the beautiful: painting on wood and ceramics, коклюшечному кружеву, Friesen, the spirit of creativity that hovers in these areas. Still under the impression that the group went into Дворяниново that the 30 km of the polenovo.

Nobleman from Дворяниново

Until the Bus moved on the highway, on both sides of the widths of the dense pine forest, was about what talented, universally developed man was formerly rich in Russia. It is precisely this heritage alive, the present Generation, not always knowing… Only once live in places the great masters, feel extraordinary increase in the forces, and the gratitude and pride for their fellow countrymen.

In the late afternoon group of the press Tour came to the city-hero of Tula…

Well, the Bunny is Yes cuff, my dear man – Yes туляк

This saying was born because of the rich national composition of the Tula: вятичи, the Scythians, the Estonians, Latvians, Lithuanians, Mordvins, черемса, козюки. Real genetic cauldron! The name of the city of Tula has several versions: from the name of the river Тулицы, from the title Details Speer jacks or consonance with the word “TUL”, which means that Hard Case for Luca.