Moscow is the political and spiritual powerhouse of Russia, and one of Europe’s most vibrant cities. Visit famous landmarks the Kremlin, Lenin’s tomb, and the colourful onion domes of Saint Basil’s Cathedral in Red Square.
Soak up culture at the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts or go on a discovery of the city’s beautifully ornate metro stations. Gorky Park, on the bank of the river, is the place for couples and families to hang out at the hip cafés, boating lake and funfair. In the evening, dress up for ballet at the Bolshoi Theatre.