Travel Snapshots: Plyos, summer residence for artists & intelligentsia

Along the way, you’ll see many abandoned churches. This is all that’s left of the villages that used to exist here before their residents left them.

Along the way, you’ll see many abandoned churches. This is all that’s left of the villages that used to exist here before their residents left them.

Nikolay Korolyoff
This town was founded in the 9th century and was originally called Chuvil, which meant ‘a small bird’
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