When traveling, What are you looking for in your destination? What is that main "ingredient" that should not be missing or that attracts you more to choose your option?
Well, in the next post I will expose you five items in which I will show you that Moscow, is one of the most interesting places at the time of organize your trip to Russia.
THE ARCHITECTURE OF MOSCOW
You just have to take a walk through the Plaza "Bonita" or better known as "The Red Square”And take a look. The majestic red wall or Kremlin, the Royal Fortress and today Presidential Palace; the St. Basil's Cathedral with its orthodox, colorful, striking, beautiful domes; the State History Museum with its Neo-Russian architectural style and bright color.
But if you want a good excuse to get out of the Red Square in Moscow and look for stunning architecture, you just have to look for the Moscow skyscrapers ordered to be built by Joseph Stalin, The Seven Sisters and marvel at the architecture of power and opulence of a powerful country.
THE MOSCOW METRO
44 of its more than 200 underground stations altogether are considered the largest underground museum in the world. A true palace under the jungle of Muscovite asphalt. Functional for public transport of more than nine million people a day; With its decoration in the socialist realistic artistic style, and whose depth makes them effective bunkers in the event of a possible nuclear bombing, they have gained worldwide fame and hundreds of architectural, urban and artistic awards.
THE MOSCOVA RIVER
The capital of Russia, Moscow, is named for this beautiful geographical accident that crosses it from north to southeast and adorns it with its flow. From its channel in a tourist ferry you could see the most emblematic places of the city and the most beautiful parks, including the Gorky, a ride that you should not miss in summer or spring.
THE MOSCOW STORES
Moscow is a cosmopolitan city and commerce is at the level of the great capitals of the world. The most famous and glamorous brands on the planet make a presence in commercial life and it is possible to buy from a luxury high-end car, to the most elegant and mystical perfume that exists, you only need to have the money (that there is little in this part of the world) to access what you want. Do not leave without visiting the GUM, a commercial galleries with a glass roof compared to the Vittorio Emanuel II in Milan.
THE HILL OF THE SPARROWS
This place to which they attribute a special historical value because it is said that Napoleon walked through his passages, will give you the opportunity to see the past, present and future of the city: The Seven Sisters, the economic district with its modern buildings ( Moscow City) and of course the Luzhniki Olympic Stadium, the emblematic headquarters of the FIFA World Cup 2018.