Soviet Innerness , the Amra sanatorium // Gagra // Abkhazia
Soviet bus stop on the black sea shore // Abkhazia
Sukhumi ‘s Graces – Abkhazia
Beyond easy labels of “Soviet theme park” or ” puppet state” given by international press , the breakaway state of Transnistria ( aka Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic ) could be a glimpse into the not so far future of crimea …
The 60’s pool // Gagra // Abkhazia
On the shore of a glassy sea , Sokhoumi, the capital of the unrecognized country of Abkhazia dreams .
Famous throughout the twentieth century and the former Soviet Union times the black sea’s balniaire station which was once hardly hit during the Georgian–Abkhazian conflict ( 1990s ) takes a bet on russian tourism to recover its old glory, but some wounds are long to heal …
We love Abkhazia – Roadsign on the way to lake Ritsa // Abkhazia