Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow    Photograph by Izzet Keribar/IML Image Group    Legend has it that St. Basil’s Cathedral’s beauty cost its architect his eyes. The Moscow monument was built between 1555 and 1561 by Ivan the Terrible to commemorate a victory over the Mongols, and he’s said to have blinded the architect so that he couldn’t create a rival masterpiece. The Russian St. Basil the Blessed lies interred within the church.

Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow Photograph by Izzet Keribar/IML Image Group Legend has it that St. Basil’s Cathedral’s beauty cost its architect his eyes. The Moscow monument was built between 1555 and 1561 by Ivan the Terrible to commemorate a victory over the Mongols, and he’s said to have blinded the architect so that he couldn’t create a rival masterpiece. The Russian St. Basil the Blessed lies interred within the church.

Neustadt Kunsthofpassage in Dresden, Germany...when it rains it starts to play music!       I want one!!

Neustadt Kunsthofpassage in Dresden, Germany...when it rains it starts to play music! I want one!!

Moscou já está na minha lista faz tempo... Quem sabe esse ano eu risco dela?? St. Basil's Cathedral in winter, Moscow, Russia

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Moscou já está na minha lista faz tempo... Quem sabe esse ano eu risco dela?? St. Basil's Cathedral in winter, Moscow, Russia

Россия.Москва. Покровский собор (Храм Василия Блаженного)- Saint Basil's Cathedral.

Россия.Москва. Покровский собор (Храм Василия Блаженного)- Saint Basil's Cathedral.

The Trinity Cathedral , sometimes called the Troitsky Cathedral, in Saint Petersburg, Russia, is a late example of the Empire style, built between 1828 and 1835 to a design by Vasily Stasov. It is located due south of the Admiralty on Izmaylovskiy Prospekt, not far from the Tekhnologichesky Institut Metro station.

Trinity Cathedral, Saint Petersburg.

The Trinity Cathedral , sometimes called the Troitsky Cathedral, in Saint Petersburg, Russia, is a late example of the Empire style, built between 1828 and 1835 to a design by Vasily Stasov. It is located due south of the Admiralty on Izmaylovskiy Prospekt, not far from the Tekhnologichesky Institut Metro station.

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