We had barbecue on the Volga River bank just 1 kilomenter from Repin's museum. The water in the Volga River was very clean and clear to a depth of 2-3 meters. This is one of the ecologically cleanest and most beautiful places on the middle Volga.  
       

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Linguamir students are at the front door of Ilya Repin's museum.   This is a way to the museum through this beautiful maple alley   Elena, the guide and the museum keeper, knows everything about the painters and the Volga peasants' life style in the 19th century   Peasant's house   Burlaki na Volge (The Volga Barge Haulers) was painted by Ilya Repin in this room   Barbecue on the Volga River bank  
       
 
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