Meet Russia: Moscow honeymoon
Moscow is the capital of Russia, the city with a mixture of ancient and modernity. Is the word “capital” associated with business, overpopulation, noise, traffic? But this city is also very romantic: that’s why Moscow is a dream honeymoon destination for couples who look for history, ancient arts, architecture and traditions. Standing on the Moskva River, this city has many attractions with the Kremlin being the real highlight of this gorgeous capital.
The Moscow Kremlin is a medieval city-fortress that now is the residence of the Russian president. The city’s architecture is world-renowned. Saint Basil’s Cathedral, a masterpiece of Russian architecture with its elegant and exceptional domes, and the Cathedral of Christ the Savior are very popular sites among tourists.
The Novodevichy Convent, which was proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the best known monastery. There are many more places one should visit in Moscow such as Alexander Garden, The Tretyakov Gallery, State historical museum, Red Square and many others.
A boat ride offers best view of the city and good experience for everybody. Moscow invites newlyweds to numerous parks such as Gorky Park, Neskuchniy Garden, Izmaylovskiy Park, Sokolniki Park, Losiniy Ostrov National Park and so on. Visit Vorobyovy Gory which give a good panoramic view of the city.
If you are fond of art, it’ll be interesting for you to visit Tretyakov Gallery, the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, State Historical Museum of Russia, The Borodino Panorama museum. And don’t forget about theaters: the Bolshoi Theatre and the Maliy Theatre as well as Vakhtangov Theatre and Moscow Art Theatre offer numerous modern interpretations of classic works, opera and ballet.
Have a nice unforgettable trip to Moscow!