Rybinsk: 3 Interesting Facts

Posted December 5th, 2013 by Sandra

Rybinsk – a small interesting town in the Yaroslavl region. Located in the Upper Volga and has 1000 years of history. "And what is interesting about it?" – You ask – "all have a story, just do not have about churches and monuments – this is all ". Indeed, let-te understand, what is remarkable town of Rybinsk, and whether or not to go there? Thus, 3 bright fact of Rybinsk: 1.Rybinskoe reservoir – the largest in Europe. Rybinsk Reservoir, which area is: 4580 km , imagine the area is 15 times greater than the Moscow Sea. Rybinsk Reservoir – a man-made sea, who is only merely 60 years. Hunters and anglers from all over central Russia and abroad are aware of priorodnom richness and beauty of these places. 2.Rybinsk – the capital of ski racing in Russia.

All this is possible thanks to one of Europe's finest sports centers of Russia – Demin. That's already 3 times (since 2007) here in Demin, passes third Russian World Cup fis cross-country skiing. Who knows, perhaps not far off the competition in biathlon and ski jumping in Demin. Holiday Village Demino also – a paradise for those who like to vacation leisure. 3.Chto total between Rybinsk and Hollywood? , the founders of Hollywood: Joseph Michael Schenk (Joseph M. Sheynker) and Nicholas Michael Schenck (Nikolai Sheynker) were born in Rybinsk.

In the family of a Jew, Chaim (Michael) – a salesman in office of the Volga Shipping Company. In 1893 he emigrated to the United States, where, after the acquisition cost of the park began to take part in the creation of the U.S. film industry. Have you heard about the film studio 20th Century Pictures? It was founded by Michael Schenk, after which he became one of the influential people of the world film industry.

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