Home to the world s busiest transportation systems and Europe s largest city and capital city is Moscow, Russia. Being the major political, economical, financial, cultural, educational and religious centers in the country, there are lots to see and do. With a colourful history this city definitely should be on you re to visit list.
Moscow has many famous structures that are famous around that world for its beauty and eccentricity. Anywhere you venture in the city you will be sure to find a building that is different from all the rest. Every building has a unique story behind it and draws many tourists to the city. Visit the market place or Red square and see some of the most extravagant structures in Russia. St. Basil s Cathedral and Kazan Cathedral are must sees. The colours the architecture is astonishing and it will be something you will never forget.
There are plenty of boat trips to venture on and many of them pass by landmarks and attractions from a different perspective rather than on the streets. Not only is the city beautiful in the day time, but during the night time it takes a whole new turn. Off the river all the buildings light up and are breathtaking.
For something to take home and share your journey make sure to stop off at the Verisage at Izmailovo, the outdoor supermarket that offers many handmade crafts and other cultural works. While you re there try some traditional Russian foods, wonder around and bring home plenty of stories, pictures and souvenirs to share.