A superhero-resembling statue of Gagarin, a monument to a warmhearted Soviet policemen, an outline of a courageous younger follower of the Purple Military: RBTH unveils sightseeing concepts to brighten up your stroll by means of Russia’s largest metropolis
This text from our archives was first printed on RI in September 2016
Moscow – like each grand metropolis – is thought for its monuments. They’re hidden round each nook and the vary of distinguished names is unimaginable: from the town’s founder Prince Yury Dolgoruky and the Soviet Union’s first chief Vladimir Lenin to famed Russian and overseas writers together with Alexander Pushkin, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Joseph Brodsky and James Joyce. However if you wish to discover one thing extra extraordinary than an ordinary Tolstoy or Tchaikovsky statue, try some unconventional choices in RBTH’s particular video information.