Moscow by day and at night

With the exception of the Kremlin and cathedrals such as Saint Basil’s in Red Square, old Moscow by day is plain, even drab, a throwback to the grim Soviet days. Traffic snarls the city streets, despite heavy metro use. But at night, Moscow becomes a magical place...

What! You too?

“Friendship … is born at the moment when one man says to another “What! You too?” -C. S. Lewis, The Four Loves   This is the first in a series of reflections about our September trip to Russia.   The first evening in Saint Petersburg, Keith and I...