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Short story how my city has changed within 1 year

  • Posted on: 13 December 2018
  • By: addmean
Great Britain, England
Source: pixabay
Three years ago I was living for a while in London. Eventually, due to various reasons, made a decision to come back to my family city. I was sure that after coming back I would find my city exactly as it was before. However, this assumption so wrong. Although nothing serious has happened in the city and everything was similar at first glance, I traced a few minor changes.

The secret Amber Room – force of amber and gold. Something special, something glorious.

  • Posted on: 15 November 2018
  • By: addmean
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Author: designmilk
Source: http://www.flickr.com
It’s the most popular room in history, not only, because it was made of gold and amber, but also because of its wanishing in the stormy years of World War II. There are many speculations of possible location of hiding the Amber Room (a few of them are in Poland – Owl Mountains, Nysa, Cracow). The Amber Room was made for Tsar Peter the Great in XVIII century (it was a gift from Prussian king Frederick William I. The large decorative panels were shipped to Russia in eighteen containers.