Ermak Travel Guide

 

Solotcha

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Description of Solotcha

Solotcha is an urban microdistrict within the Soviet district of the city of Ryazan. Former village (known since 1390) and former urban-type settlement (in 1958 - 2004). Population (2013) - 2544 people.

 

 

 

Travel Destinations in Solotcha

There are a lot of old wooden houses with carved porches and stained glass windows in Solotcha. On one of the streets stands a house that at the end of the 19th century belonged to the famous artist-engraver, academician I. P. Pozhalostin. V.Veresaev, K.G. Paustovsky, A.P. Gaidar, A.A. Fadeev, K.M. Simonov, V.S. Grossman, F. I Panfyorov, A.I. Solzhenitsyn, V.T. Shalamov and others.

An outstanding architectural monument in the district is the Church of St. John the Baptist over the Holy Gates of the Solotchinsky Nativity of the Mother of God monastery, built in 1696-1698 by the supposedly famous Russian architect Ya. G. Bukhvostov.

The Ryazan-Vladimir narrow-gauge railway, sung by KG Paustovsky, passed through the district. Here was the station Solodcha, retaining its ancient spelling through the "d".

On the territory of the district there is a specially protected natural area - a natural monument of regional significance "Solotchinskaya Staritsa"

 

 

 


 

Transportation

 

 

Hotels, motels and where to sleep

 

 

Restaurant, taverns and where to eat

 

 

Cultural (and not so cultural) events

 

 

Interesting information and useful tips

 

 

 

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