Suomilampi (Finland pond) near Yllästunturi. Does the shape of this lake remind you of something? //// It is our country, WITHIN our country! the country of a thousand lakes... as a lake. Countryception and lakeception at the same time. Wtf.
Vintage Royal Portrait - Queen Victoria of Great Britain with Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. Seated on the left is Tsarina Alexandra holding her baby daughter Grand Duchess Olga. (Balmoral Castle, 1896). Tsarina Alexandra (nee Princess Alix of Hesse) is Queen Victoria’s granddaughter.
English pronunciation. i read the whole thing through out loud and i guess i speak better English than 90% or whatever, because i didn't think it was too hard! it does kinda make you think of how crazy the English language must seem to non native speakers. :)
Dave Gahan & Soulsavers – All of This and Nothing
Dave Gahan & Soulsavers - All of This and Nothing:
IMPERIAL RUSSIA WINTER PALACE BALL~ 1903. The last imperial ball before the Bolshevik Revolution. Elaborate embroidered and bejeweled costumes with jeweled tiaras .