The Kremlin

This is the Moscow Kremlin, which is commonly referred to simply as The Kremlin (which in Russian means ‘citadel’). The complex is the seat of Russian power, as it serves as the official residence and principal workplace of the President of the Russian Federation (Wikipedia entry). The irregular triangle of the Kremlin walls encloses an area of 275,000 square metres, and is home to some of Russia’s most popular tourist destinations, including Cathedral Square. The Cathedral of the Dormition is the oldest structure (1479), which was built to be the main church of Moscow and is where all…

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