Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Moscow

Bolshoi Theatre
The Bolshoi is as much a Russian landmark, steeped in history both turbulent and opulent, as it is a wonderful, working theatre.
Cathedral of Christ the Saviour
Golden and gleaming, this Cathedral is definitely worth a visit.
Gorky Park
With something for everyone, from swimming to cinema, Gorky Park is popular with both tourists and locals alike.
Kremlin
Put aside at least half a day to explore this shrine to Russian history.
Lenin’s Mausoleum
Pay your respects to this fallen Russian leader.
Moscow State Conservatory
Classical concerts are performed daily at this impressive concert hall.
Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts
Housing a truly spectacular collection of Russian Impressionist art, The Pushkin is celebrated internationally.
Red Square
Whether you are strolling through it on your way to some of the many iconic Russian sights which surround it, or whether it is your destination of choice, Red Square is a must see.
St Basil’s Cathedral
One of the principal cultural sights, this Cathedral dominates Red Square.
Tchaikovsky Concert Hall
Expect to see performances from visiting international soloists and ensembles, as well as Russian musicians at this concert hall. The Moscow Philharmonic Society perform about 300 concerts per year, so you might well catch them too!
The Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography
Housed in the former “Red October” confectionary factory, the Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography is an atmospheric space dedicated to photography.
Tretyakov Gallery
The residential Zamoskvorechie area was virtually ignored by Stalin's regime leaving it with an authentic old-fashioned atmosphere. Both the New and Old Tretyakov Galleries display an enormous range of art from the Medieval to the contemporary.
Tsaritsyno Park
Catherine the Great's monumental palace on the outskirts of Moscow is one of the city's must-see buildings...

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