Kaliningrad is a "green" city with many parks  and areas with many trees and lawns. Parks range from tiny city squares to massive parks.  The Youth Recreation Park is one of the most popular parks in the city.  The park was established in the 1920s–1930s in the English style.
Kaliningrad (Russian: Калинингра́д; Lithuanian: Karaliaučius; German: Königsberg (help · info); Polish: Królewiec; briefly Russified as Russian: Кёнигсберг Kyonigsberg) is a seaport and the administrative center of Kaliningrad Oblast, the Russian exclave between Poland and Lithuania on the Baltic Sea. Kaliningrad is the second-largest city in the Northwestern Federal District, after Saint Petersburg, the third-largest city in the Baltic region and the seventh ...
Kaliningrad Oblast ( Russian: Калинингра́дская о́бласть, romanized : Kaliningradskaya oblast) is the westernmost federal subject of Russia. It is a semi-exclave situated on the Baltic Sea. The largest city and administrative centre of the province ( oblast) is the city of Kaliningrad, formerly known as Königsberg.
It wis renamed Kaliningrad in 1946 in honour o Mikhail Kalinin. At the 2002 Census , its population wis 430,003, an increase frae the 401,280 recordit in the 1989 Census . Its ethnic composition is 77.9% Roushies , 8.0% Belaroushies , 7.3% Ukrainians , 1.9% Lithuanians ,  0.6% Germans, and 0.5% Poles.
Kaliningrad is the headquarters of the Russian Baltic Fleet, and also includes the Chernyakhovsk, Donskoye, and Kaliningrad Chkalovsk air bases. History [ edit ] In 1991 and 1992, the headquarters of the Baltic Fleet began conducting research on the creation of a combined Armed Forces group for the Kaliningrad region.
Kaliningrad [kaˈliːniːnɡʀaːt] (seit 1946 russisch Калинингра́д [kəlʲɪnʲɪnˈɡrat], bis 1946 Königsberg) ist die Hauptstadt der Oblast Kaliningrad. Die vormals deutsche Hauptstadt Ostpreußens wurde im Ergebnis des Zweiten Weltkrieges von der Sowjetunion unter dem Namen Kaliningrad russifiziert und Bestandteil der Russischen Sowjetrepublik .
It is now the capital of Russia's Kaliningrad Oblast, an exclave bordered in the north by Lithuania and in the south by Poland. In the Final Settlement treaty of 1990, Germany renounced all claim to it. Name[ edit] The first mention of the present-day location in chronicles indicates it as the place of a village of fishermen and hunters.