It's Red Square. Of course you visit when you are in Moscow. It's the scene pictured in any news you see about Russia/Moscow. For us it was a bit surreal and surprisingly much less crowded than other sights in Moscow. On one side is the...More
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This is an iconic sight that dosent dissapoint. It would have been even more impressive if half of the square was not fenced off for an upcoming tatoo. That said itwasstill a greatarea to wander round.
Red Square is grand and imposing. It is much bigger than you imagine. But it isn't just a big empty square -it is used through the year for lots of different events, such as Spasskaya Tower military music tattoo in august which is great. There...More
Don't even think about going to Moscow without seeing Red Square. Suggestion: I also suggest that you visit both in the daytime and again at night. Very different feel especially at night with the famous GUM's Shopping center all lighted up. St Basel's and the...More
We were not able to get close to Lenin's tomb or Stalins bust as they are setting the square up for a big festival. It also distracted from the expansiveness we were expecting to see. Other than that it borders the GUM, the Kremlin and...More
It's hard to describe Red Square due to its immensity but this really is an iconic Moscow sight, not to be missed by anyone visiting this city