Synopsis by Alice Day
This series of tours provides both historical and cultural information in addition to travel footage. In Video Visits: Moscow & Leningrad -- The Crown Jewels of Russia, the top sights of the two Russian cities can be seen. Highlights of Moscow include Red Square and the Kremlin, Lenin's Tomb, and a performance of the celebrated Bolshoi Ballet. Leningrad, renamed St. Petersburg in 1991, is also known as the "Venice of the North" for the waterways on which the city is built.
city, culture [social culture], journey, Russia, sightseeing