Moscow, Russia

Moscow, on the Moskva River in western Russia, is the nation’s cosmopolitan capital and largest city with 12.2 million residents.

In its historic core is the Kremlin, a fortified complex that’s home to the president and tsarist treasures in the Armoury. Outside its walls is the Red Square, the country’s symbolic centre and site of Lenin’s Mausoleum, the State Historical Museum and St. Basil’s Cathedral, known for its colourful, patterned, onion-shaped domes.

Moscow, Russia

Moscow, on the Moskva River in western Russia, is the nation’s cosmopolitan capital and largest city with 12.2 million residents.

In its historic core is the Kremlin, a fortified complex that’s home to the president and tsarist treasures in the Armoury. Outside its walls is the Red Square, the country’s symbolic centre and site of Lenin’s Mausoleum, the State Historical Museum and St. Basil’s Cathedral, known for its colourful, patterned, onion-shaped domes.