Many buildings in Moscow stand near the Moskva River, but only one is known as the House on the Embankment – one of the city’s most famous apartment blocks, where happiness and fear lived side by side.
A piece of leafy countryside in the heart of Moscow, Pokrovsky Boulevard is not usually a magnet for tourists, who might think it too quiet and unexciting. But RT found this place off the beaten track to be as captivating as any other Moscow street.
A unique combination of firepower, sturdiness and mobility, the iconic T-34 has become legendary as the tank that won the Great Patriotic War for the Soviet Union. Join RT on a tour of the museum dedicated to the powerful weapon.