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Sights[edit]. View from Olaf's tower. Vyborg's most prominent landmark is its Swedish-built castle, started in ...

In 1293 the Swedish lord Tyrgils Knutsson built the great fortified Viborg castle as an outpost against the Muscovites.

Vyborg is a city in Leningrad Oblast, Russia. Located near the Finnish border, it was in fact Finland's second-largest city until World War II, ...

Rathaus Tower in Vyborg (c. 1500)

After a few days in St. Petersburg, we hopped in the Land Rover for a day trip. I don't remember the name of the "highway" we traveled on, but again I was ...

Vyborg Castle is a Swedish built medieval fortress. It was built as the easternmost outpost of the medieval Kingdom of Sweden on the Gulf of Finland, ...

A Finnish guard in front of the castle in the late 30s

Finnish military parade in Viborg on 31 August 1941, after its capture from the Soviet Union

After breakfast we will start our unforgettable adventures in a winter Wonderland! The first point of our trip will be small city Vyborg which is located in ...

The Viborg Castle was founded during the so-called "Third Swedish Crusade" in 1293 by marsk Torkel Knutssonon the site of older Karelian fort which was ...

Travelling to Vyborg

138 km northeast of St. Petersburg, from the Finnish border, lies the city of Vyborg, Russia .once called Viipuri, Finland (not my caption)

Vyborg castle and Castle island in the early winter morning

Round Tower in Vyborg (ca. 1550)

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Old Town Hall of Vyborg (Photo credit: Isabel Lerch)

Borderline changes and the location of Vyborg

Vyborg (in English) Выборг (Russian) Viipuri (Finnish) The ...

Vyborg castle (Finnish, Swedish and Russian rule) on island in Gulf of Finland

A copper engraving of Vyborg in 1709

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Panorama of the Vyborg city at winter season. Medieval fortress is on Karelian Isthmus and

The town of Vyborg during the Russo-Swedish War of 1495-1497, ...

The city of Vyborg in the winter. View from the tower of the Vyborg castle

Women incarcerated in the Santahamina prison camp survived the Finnish Civil War – for several reasons

Viborg Castle. The Viipuri Province (Finnish: ...

There's a big parking place on the square in front of the city marketplace. This is our starting point for a Vyborg walk. The market was open in 1906 and up ...

Vyborg Castle

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Vyborg city and the castle

VYBORG, RUSSIA - January 3, 2019: Old castle of Vyborg on a cold

You can see one of the variants of Vyborg coat of arms, it is above the entrance.

"Vyborg castle (Finnish, Swedish and Russian rule) on island in Gulf of Finland. Ancient fortifications of the XIII century. Monuments of West European ...

Photo credit: Isabel Lerch

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White victims of Red terror at Vyborg county jail.

VYBORG, RUSSIA - January 3, 2019: Old castle of Vyborg on a cold

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3. Vyborg is an important industrial producer of paper, but the city's main advantage is its close proximity to richer Finland. The city is a main ...

Vyborg

Vyborg is an amazing town. The most real medieval town with all attributes – the only real European knight's castle survived in Russia, a market square, ...

The Viipuri Library by Finnish architect Alvar Aalto

Photo credit: Isabel Lerch

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Vyborg (Wiborg) Castle,built in 1293. Vyborg Castle was one of the

Worth visiting in Vyborg - Vyborg Castle

2 March 1940 worldwartwo.filminspector.com Viipuri Finnish soldiers. A Finnish patrol in Viipuri during the Winter ...

"Vyborg castle (Finnish, Swedish and Russian rule) on island in Gulf of Finland. Ancient fortifications of the XIII century. Monuments of West European ...

Vyborg Castle

Vyborg Castle

Vyborg castle and its guard, 7 March 1940 Vyborg castle is a Swedish-built

The Cathedral was rebuilt two times – in 1725 and 1848; it was the main Lutheran stronghold of Vyborg. Unfortunately, it was demolished during the Winter ...

The famous ancient Vyborg Castle in Viborg town. Winter in Russia.

Vyborg castle and Kruglaya Tower

My aim was to see the Monrepos park in its autumnal glory. At first it was cold and windy – perfect only for Vyborg krendel' (pretzel) and hot sbiten' ...

View of surrounding walls from the top of Olaf Tower. And very frozen water! It's difficult for me to imagine these sites in other seasons, ...

Soviet officers on the background of Vyborg Castle. Vyborg went to the USSR following the

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Vyborg Cathedral. The cathedral before and ...

Vyborg Castle in winter season. Russia - Stock Image

... a man could not sell another man in Vyborg, a pleasant bonus, isn't it? Also, the citizens were allowed to preach and follow the Lutheran religion.

St. PetersburgSt. Isaac's Cathedral (left), one of the Rostral Columns (centre), and the Stock Exchange building (right) on the Neva River, St. Petersburg.

A florishing Finnish town before the war and leaving it to Russia | Postcard from Viipuri

Escape the city: journey outside St Petersburg for the natural splendour of the Russian north

The famous ancient Vyborg Castle in Viborg town. Winter in Russia.

the embankment of the Gulf of Salakka Lahti

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The area where Vyborg is located used to be a trading center on the Vuoksi river's western branch, which has dried up. The

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Viipuriinlinna / Viipuri Castle on fire 13.3.1940 just after the cease fire which ended

Photo credit: Isabel Lerch

The 700-year-old Vyborg castle has been the main symbol of Vyborg since the 13th century. There's a museum inside and an observation deck on top of the ...

Vyborg, Russia

Grey lanscape of Viborg, Finland

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A Drakkar (Viking wooden boat) on the waterfront in Vyborg Russia. Vyborg is 174km northwest of St Petersburg and just 30km from the Finnish border.

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... and the Statue of a Moose in the park, then proceed to Red Square and the Statue of Lenin before heading up Vokzalnaya Ulitsa back to the train station.

In The evacuees from Finnish Karelia came to be a vociferous political force and their wish to return to their homes was an important motive when Finland ...

Viipuri Library in Vyborg , designed by Finnish architect Alvar Aalto and completed in 1935 in the International Modernist style.

This is a northbound range guiding vessels on the approach to Vyborg. Located in Vyborg Bay about 2 km (1.25 mi) southeast of the city's waterfront.

VYBORG, RUSSIA - January 3, 2019: Old castle of Vyborg on a cold

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Rusty bollard at pier near Vyborg Castle Embankment background with Finland gulf frost in winter

View of the Vyborg Castle, c. 1840. Artist: Anonymous - Stock Image

The Severny bus station

Выборг / Константин Антипин. Vyborg / Konstantin Antipin

St. Petersburg: pedestal of the Alexander Column

VYBORG, RUSSIA - January 3, 2019: Old castle of Vyborg on a cold

Lake Ladoga. Image: Evgeniy Zorna under a CC licence

The only other major town held by the Reds was none other than the fortress city of Viipuri, or Vyborg.

Vyborg–Petrozavodsk Offensive