Moscow, the cosmopolitan capital of Russia, is located in the west of the country and is crossed by the Moskva River. In the historical centre of the city is the Kremlin, the seat of the president, whose arsenal houses treasures from the tsarist era.

In front of the Kremlin walls lies Red Square, the symbolic centre of Russia with the Lenin Mausoleum, the extensive collection of the Historical Museum and the Basilius Cathedral with its colourful onion towers.

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