Izhevsk remains a lesser known city in central Russia, within the Udmurt Republic, but no less important. It is a delightful city filled with geologists (Russia is known for it's oil industry) artists, merchants, students, teachers, doctors, families, and people like YOU and ME.
So what does a smaller city in Russia look like?
They have places to live. This happens to be the flat compex where my husband grew up.
Playgrounds for children
Ways to get around; cars, cabs, trolley's, and buses are all used in Izhevsk.