Quasimama's Moscow, Russia
Minskaya St. and Kutuzovsky prospekt
This is where the Museum of the Great Patriotic War is located, and is conveniently reached by direc...
Kitai-Gorod and Ulitsa Varvarka
Ulitsa Varvarka , Kitai-Gorod , east the kremlin
This is a convenient, close-in area to stay in, if you can find a local hostel. Many inexpensive re...
Alexander Garden (Aleksandrovsky Sad)
The memorial to the unknown soldier is here, with its eternal flame and sentries. Arrive around noo...
State Historical Museum
Krasnaya Sq., 1
This place covers a lot of history from ancient archeological times thru about the 1920's. The most...
Not much was open in Jan, but the Vodka Museum was worth it, and the local outdoor souvenir stands w...
Central Museum of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945
Bratyev Fonchenko St., 10
This place is fantastic! I spent all day. It does an excellent job of portraying what the West cal...
GUM Department Store (Glavny Universalny Magazin)
Occupies a whole block facing Red Square. Actually more an indoor mall of independent high-fashion ...
Chambers of The Romanov Boyars
Varvarka St., 10
This is a bit hard to find - it's where it's supposed to be, but down a steep grade from road level,...
Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon
Cannon is huge and was never fired, cannonballs still remain. I think I missed the bell - it was ap...
Museum of Astronautics
Mira Ave., 111
Doesn't overwhelm with tecky stuff - just lots of models and samples of spacesuits, satellites, etc....
Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve
Prospekt Andropova 39
This is an estate where Peter the Great spent much of his boyhood. It has several interesting churc...