Sunday, December 20, 2009

Novodevichy Convent, Russia


Assja from Moscow send me this postcard and wrote ,
"The Novodevichy Convent was founded in 1524 by Tsar Vasily III. This was not only a religious institution but also a fortress. "


5 comments:

steviewren said...

Wow! That is fabulous! It's a great card for your collection.

Lyneen said...

Wonderful... love the architecture. Thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment on my inspiration post. Good Luck!

Christine H. said...

I just love those domes, especially when they're set off by a wintery landscape.

postcrossingandotherthingsilike said...

Russian architecture is so lovely. Beautiful postcard!

Agnieszka said...

great!