48 hours in St Petersburg, Russia

48 hours in St Petersburg, Russia

On a mission to see as many of St Petersburg’s iconic landmarks as was comfortably possible within 36 hours, it was The Cathedral of the Resurrection I first made my way to.   This unusual building had been on my bucket list for a while and I couldn’t believe I...
The delights of Red Square, Moscow

The delights of Red Square, Moscow

There’s nothing quite like seeing something of beauty for the very first time and the Red Square in Moscow is no exception. Soaked in history and set in the heart of the city, this ancient cobbled-stoned area is simply stunning. The mere sight of it is guaranteed to...