Russia's vast expanse spanning Europe and Asia holds a rich tapestry of history, culture, and architectural wonders.
Moscow's famous Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral and the Kremlin showcase the city's grandeur and historical significance, and visitors can delve into the cultural treasures of the State Tretyakov Gallery and the Bolshoi Theatre, immersing yourself in Russia's artistic legacy.
Journey to opulent St. Petersburg, the "Venice of the North," adorned with elegant canals and architectural marvels. The State Hermitage Museum--housed in the Winter Palace--stands as a treasure trove of art spanning centuries, and other highlights are Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and the grand Peter and Paul Fortress.
Head out to Peterhof Palace, which is renowned for its elaborate fountains and gardens providing a glimpse into Russia's imperial history, and be sure to take in a ballet performance while in Russia.