We suggest that some excellent insights
into Togliatti and the surrounding Volga Region can be viewed through
the "cultural window" provided by an examination of this city's
largest market. Located in what is referred to as the "New Town", the
market is open only on Saturday's and Sunday's, and attended by
literally thousands of citizens.
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Arina Rich has good reason to smile being back in
her native Togliatti. The pig on the other hand really doesn't have
much to smile about, or so it would seem.
Freshly butchered meats.
Yes, Russia is famous for it's caviar, and the
Russians do truly enjoy it.
Arina just can't pass up the opportunity to snack
on some fresh caviar.