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DAY 38: BACK IN THE U.S.S.R.


Grandeur of by-gone era, buried 74m underground. Greetings blog fans. Today’s Moscovian adventure took us under the city, once again into the city’s Metro system, to check out the frescos, stained glass and fading grandeur of the Moscow Metro. This metropolitan subway system opened in 1935 with a […]

DAY 37: ICONIC MOSCOW


Red Square, St Basil’s Cathedral, The Kremlin – we did it all! There are few sights so characteristically Moscovian than the ones we saw today. It was awesome!  Our day started nice and early with a tour group “meet and greet”. Our guide for the week, Tatyana, is […]