On the map were marked all the sights, museums address with phones running time and the interesting point. The time was noon, and, as the saying goes 'War-war, and the lunch schedule', right at the sign on the main street I turned to all the well-known fast-food diner, located in the heart of the city. Sitting at a table on a summer porch, beautiful view of the reservoir, a red square with 46-meter monument to Mother, prostrate their hands over the city. The monument was unveiled May 9, 2003, on a pedestal adorn these words: 'Blessed are my children, living in peace and love'. What can I say? Hot! But the bite was over, the car decided to leave the parking lot and continue inspection on foot. Interest in Cheboksary enough. This and the above mentioned memorial mother, and a local Arbat – Boulevard merchant Ephraim. By the way, Merchant Efremov very colorful personality.
About him in walking this story: As Procopius Efremov was one of the most famous and richest men in Cheboksary, he loved to work, first to reach the rank of merchant of the first Guild of Chuvash. But the man he was simple, and dressed not in style, but as an ordinary peasant. Once on the boat was sailing in first class. Richly dressed people were outraged that they went near a peasant. Someone even complained to the captain asking him to save them from society. At the next stop the captain announced: "Ladies and gentlemen! I ask you to leave the ship, Sir, Efremov, it was bought and then he wants to follow you no '… His photo can be seen in the National Museum and in this article.
Just Cheboksary is home to the world-famous kom.diva Chapaev. He is devoted to a museum and memorial. In general I visit the Chuvash National Museum (Red Square, D5) and, if possible, book a tour there, then we can get acquainted with the life of the people of Chuvashia, listen to folk songs and even touch the history of this region. If weather permits, you can stroll along the waterfront clicking on the pedestrian bridge, thrown over the bay. The bridge is just the thing to the Monument of the mother. Quay is a popular place for young people, with its beautiful view. Next to it is possible to reach the Holy Trinity Monastery (St. Konstantin Ivanov, D1) in the church of Our Lady was the first step is the image of St. Nicholas. This is a carved wooden image of St Nicholas of Mozhaisk, the icon height = 1.5 meters. With that linked a belief that if someone fool in front of that image, 'that on the third day the earth will'. Previously here led to the interrogation of criminals, and checking under the impression that things are resolved with the help of icons, without charge or trial. Yes … Many strange and mysterious land of Russian stores. Friends! I invite you to visit this fascinating corner, as correctly stated in the proverb: 'Better to see once than hear a hundred times. " Spirited you travel! See photos and read the original report can be in: Software-DOROZHKAM.RF