Bolshoe Boldino is an intimate nook that has much to do with life and wotk of great Russian poet Alexandet Pushkin. An old manor, a park with a seties of small lakes and waterfalls, an alley of silver birches and weeping willows, the sweet smell of an apple orchard, fairytale summer houses and bridges, a breathtaking view of the countryside stretching into the distance — all this fills the heart with strong emotions which immediately call to mind the lines written by Alexander Pushkin: