Articles Tagged ‘Red Square’

Postcard Perfect: St. Basil’s Catherdral, Moscow, Russia

Postcard Perfect: St. Basil’s Catherdral, Moscow, Russia February 1, 2012 | Postcard Perfect | Read More
When Ivan the Terrible wanted to commemorate the siege of Kazan and capture of the surrounding area, he had an incredible church constructed in the very center of Moscow. Unlike any other building built in Russia at the time, the church was colorful, whimsical, and detailed in a way no one had ever seen...

Photo Friday: Blue Skies and Onion Domes

Photo Friday: Blue Skies and Onion Domes December 19, 2008 | Photo Friday | Read More
In what NileGuide destination was this photo taken?  What is the name of the landmark featured? (For more Photo Friday fun, see last week’s post) UPDATE 12/22: The photo was taken in Moscow and showcases the onion domes of St. Basil’s Cathedral (aka The Cathedral of the Intercession) at...