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Moscow

  1. 1. MOScOw THE RUSSIAN METROPOLISPowerpoint : Loraine
  2. 2. The KremlinA world cultural heritage, the court capital and the centre of Moscow.It dominates the town and is enclosed with a long circle of fortresses ( lenght 2235 m)
  3. 3. The highlights of the Kremlin :- Full decorated palaces : residences, museums with the exhibition of the treasures of the tsars.- The square with cathedrals : the Dormition Cathedral, the Annunciation Cathedral, the Archangel’s Cathedral, the Assumption Cathedral.- The Ivan the Great Bell-towercomplex, the Tsar Bell and the Tsar-canon, the biggest ones of the world.
  4. 4. One of the gates tothe Kremlin
  5. 5. The Alexandergarden is like a green ring around the Kremlin , a rest-break in the busy center of the big city.
  6. 6. The stations of the Moscow Metroare luxurious and much decorated.
  7. 7. Bolshoy Theatre
  8. 8. The Deliverer Cathedral : the biggest church in Russia
  9. 9. The Red Square
  10. 10. The highlights of the Red Square :- The Resurrection Gate with within the chapel of the Mother of God- National Historical Museum- Cathedral of the Icon of the Lady of Kazan- Gum : the biggest shopping centre of Russia- Lenin Mausoleum- Pokrovskycathedral : the symbol of Moscow with a criss-cross of towers and onion-shaped cupolas.
  11. 11. Monastery of NovodivitsjyPicturesque, situated not far from the centre. Listed as worldheritage, although the tsarsmisused it as a women prison : tsars that dumpted their spouses sent them to thismonastery in order to find, at ease, another partner !
  12. 12. Tretyakov Gallery
  13. 13. The E N DPhotos : Loraine September 2012Music : “Kalinka”’ Richard Clayderman y 101 solistas Bohemions

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