Place: Moscow (Russia)

Name: Moscow (Russia)
Place type: city
Description: Moscow (Russian: Москва́) is the capital of Russia. It is situated on the Moskva River in the Central Federal District of European Russia. It is the site of the Kremlin (the residence of the Russian President) and of both chambers of the Russian parliament (the State Duma and the Federation Council). Moscow is one of the main centers of Russian culture, and the home of important museums, academic and political institutions, and theatres. Moscow is the northernmost and coldest megacity on Earth, and Europe’s most populated inland city. Famous for its architecture and historic buildings such as Saint Basil''s Cathedral with its colorful domes, Moskwo is also home to the Ostankino Tower, the tallest free standing structure in Europe; the Federation Tower, the second-tallest skyscraper in Europe; and the Moscow International Business Center.
People:  Shchuko, Vladimir Alekseevič