Many people don’t instantly see Moscow as a romantic town. However, Moscow is that the center of thousand Cold War spy romances. It’s a town whose character defined mystery, intrigue, worry and wonder for a generation. A visit to Moscow ought to assist you absorb the character of the town. Here are top stuff you can do in Moscow to make this happen.

A private walking tour of Moscow

walking tourMoscow could be a lovely, complex city with a deep history. A walking tour with a sophisticated guide are often the right way to begin to know some of the city’s depth. While the city has many walking tours, a private one with one of various operators can be the best way to go. It only costs around $150.

Absorb the atmosphere of communist Russia

If you’ve ever caught a few pictures of the communist-era Moscow – the solid, drab, Eastern European architecture, the strange, unemotional beauty of the ornate sculptures, the bare, cold trees and the relentless grandeur in every structure – you should take a ride to the Patriarshy Prudiy pond near the Pushkinskaya Ploshchad Metro station. You’ll find yourself surreally transported to communist USSR of the 50s, as if you just stepped into a Cold War spy thriller. It can be an interesting experience.

Go to Gorky Park

Gorky ParkThe 1981 Martin Cruz Smith novel Gorky Park was supported this park. It are often a special feeling walking around this historic neighborhood. You just have to be compelled to take the Metro to the Gorky Park station. Don’t forget to require your camera; you may notice several spectacular things to take pictures of.

Lenin’s Mausoleum

Lenin’s place in the middle of Red Square holds the embalmed body of the revolutionary founder of the USSR. Lenin’s body has been on show at this terribly spot since his death in 1924. While you will not be significantly fascinated by communism, a visit here is an important part of gaining a sense of the city and the country.

The Bolshoi Theater

Bolshoi TheaterSpending an evening at the aristocratic Bolshoi auditorium can be a powerful feeling. The glittering venue has hosted the Bolshoi Ballet for more than two centuries. Over an evening with the arts here, you’ll get to experience exactly what Russia’s aristocracy experienced all those years ago.


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