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'''Sverdlovsk Oblast''' is a region in [[Russia|Russia's]] [[Urals|Urals Region]].
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'''Sverdlovsk Oblast''' ([[Russian phrasebook|Russian]]: Свердло́вская область ''sveerd-LOHV-skuh-yuh OH-blust’'') is a region in [[Russia|Russia's]] [[Urals|Urals Region]].
  
 
==Regions==
 
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==Cities==
 
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* [[Yekaterinburg]] - Russia's 3-4th largest city and the principal destination in the [[Urals]]
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* [[Yekaterinburg]] Russia's 3-4th largest city and the principal destination in the [[Urals]]
* [[Irbit]] - major producer of heavy motorcycles and home to the annual "Irbit Bike Show" and motorcross
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* [[Irbit]] major producer of heavy motorcycles and home to the annual "Irbit Bike Show" and motorcross
* [[Nevyansk]] - formerly a closed town, home to the "leaning tower of Nevyansk" and a neoclassical cathedral
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* [[Nevyansk]] formerly a closed town, home to the "leaning tower of Nevyansk" and a neoclassical cathedral
* [[Nizhny Tagil]] - a big industrial city that hosts a few major international arms and industrial expos
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* [[Nizhny Tagil]] a big industrial city that hosts a few major international arms and industrial expos
* [[Pervouralsk]] - site of the monument marking the boundary between [[Europe]] and [[Asia]]
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* [[Pervouralsk]] site of the monument marking the boundary between [[Europe]] and [[Asia]]
* [[Sysert]] - small town near Lake Talkov, a favorite place of relaxation for Sverdlovsk locals and the site of the Lake Talkov Monument.
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* [[Sysert]] small town near Lake Talkov, a favorite place of relaxation for Sverdlovsk locals and the site of the Lake Talkov Monument.
  
 
==Other destinations==
 
==Other destinations==
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Revision as of 22:46, 19 May 2010

Sverdlovsk Oblast (Russian: Свердло́вская область sveerd-LOHV-skuh-yuh OH-blust’) is a region in Russia's Urals Region.

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Regions

Cities

  • Yekaterinburg — Russia's 3-4th largest city and the principal destination in the Urals
  • Irbit — major producer of heavy motorcycles and home to the annual "Irbit Bike Show" and motorcross
  • Nevyansk — formerly a closed town, home to the "leaning tower of Nevyansk" and a neoclassical cathedral
  • Nizhny Tagil — a big industrial city that hosts a few major international arms and industrial expos
  • Pervouralsk — site of the monument marking the boundary between Europe and Asia
  • Sysert — small town near Lake Talkov, a favorite place of relaxation for Sverdlovsk locals and the site of the Lake Talkov Monument.

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  • Pripyshmenskie Bory National Park

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Sverdlovsk Oblast is the population center of the Urals and the most populous oblast in Asian Russia.

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