Moscow, capital of Russia, is also the largest city in Europe and home to several UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the historic Red Square with Saint Basil’s Cathedral and the Kremlin.
A bustling European metropolis, Moscow is the main transport hub for the country and the seat of the Russian Government. The famous Moscow Metro is elegant, clean and efficient. The metro stations are beautifully decorated with frescoes, marble columns and ornate chandeliers, reminiscent of an underground museum.
There is so much to see and do on any visit to Moscow including visiting Lenin’s Mausoleum, the Bolshoi Theatre, the famous Moscow Circus, Sparrow Hills, Novodevichy Convent, Gorky Park, the Tretyakov Gallery and Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts to name but a few.
Shopping in Moscow is also a treat from GUM the main department store with its gorgeous interiors and high end boutiques to Izmaylovo the city’s largest flea market and Arbat Street an elegant, historic street with lots of cafés, restaurants and live performers.
With so many world class sites and attractions the list of to do’s will be long and interesting for your next Moscow visit.