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    The village Kukoba

    • Kukoboj, Russia
    • The village Kukoba$$
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      Great Ustyug - the birthplace of Santa Claus, Kostroma - home of the Snow Maiden, a village famous for Kukoba that live here and most terrible Baba Yaga.

      Kukoba village existed since the beginning of the 15th century. The name of the village means "long stream." If you believe the legend, there has always been a lot of evil forces. Forest evil continually attacked the peaceful peasants without giving them a quiet life. It was not until beginning of the 20th century, when the native village Kukoba from St. Petersburg returned merchant Voronin. He suggested that his countrymen choice - or build a railroad across the village, or to build the temple of God. The villagers fell at his feet and asked the temple. After three years, village Kukoba majestic Cathedral of the Savior and impure are no longer seen.

      Recently, in the village was opened Kukoba hut of Baba Yaga. To see the famous character of Russian fairy tales, tourists come here from all over Russia.

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