Moscow is the capital of Russia. With over 13 million people living in Moscow, this city is known for politics, science, technology and history. Compared to other cities in this large country, Moscow is by far the biggest. Moskva River runs through Moscow. Being located so far north, the climate is quite cold. Summers are cool and winters are very cold with an abundance of snow.
Orthodox Christianity is the prime religion in Russia. Due to Moscow’s strong history, there are many famous and popular architectural structures in Moscow including the Saint Basil’s Cathedral and Moscow Kremlin. Culture is also important to Moscow with art museums, the Moscow circus and ballet. They also have over 60 stadiums for different sports.