How Moscow’s Metro became part of Game of Thrones
Thursday, 10 August 2017 18:46
How Moscow’s Metro became part of Game of Thrones 2.7 out of 5 based on 3 votes.

Russian artist Sergey Samoylov, who works under the pseudonym Samuel Rosto, took a map of Moscow’s Metro, laid it over a map of Westeros and Essos (fictional places from Game of Thrones), and discovered something amazing.

Okhotny Ryad station became King’s Landing. Oldtown is now situated at Universitet Metro, and The Wall hugs the monorail line in the north of the city. His map made waves on Russia’s Internet and many people now refer to the fictional names when telling friends and family where to meet on the subway.

Make sure to check out this map in full size to see the incredible parallels Samoylov has drawn between Moscow and Game of Thrones. Click to enlarge image.

Samuel Rosto

2013Stolen Henri Matisse recovered

7 January 2013 Last updated at 12:15 GMT Le Jardin was painted by the impressionist painter Matisse in 1920A stolen Henri Matisse painting, valued at $1m (£620,000), has been found by an art recovery specialist in London.Le Jar [ ... ]


2012Creditors to audit Greek progress

24 July 2012 Last updated at 05:08 GMT Failure to secure the 31bn euros of loans could force Greece to exit the euro and return to the drachmaRepresentatives from the troika of international lenders arrive in Greece on Tuesday t [ ... ]


2012Another lease of life

THE Czech Republic's rickety government warded off a potentially fatal assault from its own ranks. But expect little stability in the long run. The three-party, centre-right cabinet survived a confidence vote on November 7th but its majority in parli [ ... ]


source:
 https://www.rbth.com/multimedia/2017/08/10/how-moscows-metro-became-part-of-game-of-thrones-820454

source: http://www.rusbg.com/en/how-moscow-s-metro-became-part-of-game-of-thrones.html

 

Classified Ads

Classified Ads