A History Steeped In Culture "Russland"
Russland: even back when they were called Gardariki [History Videos]
At the turn of the VI. (AD) in Russia there were more than 4,000 large gorodov.- Scandinavian travelers visiting Russian land back then already called them Gardariki - the realm of many cities.
According to their descriptions in the territory Russland there? at least 4,000 large well-fortified towns, trade, agriculture, and highly developed cultures. All this was not found in any other country in the world. We see the development of a state that not only existed at that time more than one millennium, but also has a strong influence on the surrounding areas, bringing back their culture and knowledge.