Impressions of Moscow, Russia

I don’t know what this is, but I admired this a lot.

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Church of Christ the Savior

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Red Square Fortress
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St. Basil’s Cathedral
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A small Church on Varvarka Street just beyond Red Square
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This sign says Varvarka 2. I’m not sure what the letters below Varvarka say, perhaps Street. That’s a wild guess though. I have worked out that B stands for V and P stands for R. A and K are the same. 🙂
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GUM department store next to Red Square. You can sit inside at a cafe and face right onto Red Square.

Red Square was closed, but we walked through a very chic store in GUM to a cafe that borders Red Square, where we could see what was going on. Many bleachers were set up.

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We came upon this street when looking long and hard for lunch. It is next to New Arbot.

The restaurant where we had lunch, and what I had for lunch.

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Zinger Grill

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Red Square was closed to tourists. They were setting up for a military parade.
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Marshall G.K. Zhukov Monuement in front of the Historical Museum of Red Square
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The market street
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The market street where we had lunch
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Monument of Dostoevsky

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Just a random building viewed from our hotel window
Just a random building viewed from our hotel window
Outside Red Square fortress
Outside Red Square fortress
Lots of flags on the bridges around Red Square
Lots of flags on the bridges around Red Square
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Many soldiers around Red Square
Many soldiers around Red Square
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Busses parked in front of Red Square, presumably to fill the bleachers with soldiers for the presentation.
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Outside the fortress

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Just a random building across the Moscow River across from Red Square
Just a random building across the Moscow River across from Red Square
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More fortress…didn’t get to go inside.