Traveling along the Golden Ring, be sure to visit Vladimir – the city of ancient Russian architecture. For the convenience of tourists – comfortable and modern hotels in Vladimir. There are about two dozen of them, and most of them are located near the main attractions in the city center.
Vladimir hotels offer well-equipped rooms of various price categories and services. At your service: availability of free Wi-Fi, comfortable furniture and air conditioning, restaurants with Russian cuisine. Convenient parking is available, which is also important for car tourists. Continue reading
ST. BASIL’S CATHEDRAL
It is a religious building of the XVI century and the most recognizable temple in the whole world. A recognized fact was that Italian architects were invited to Russia to build this cathedral. The craftsmen in the construction used the then-famous jewelry: “kokoshniki”, “arrows”, “beads”, “crosses”, “snakes”, the general combination of which looks harmonious. All the elevations of the temple are completely individual, giant figured bricks made of burnt clay, which is a great delicacy. If you look at the cathedral from above, you can see that the churches located near the central one form an eight-pointed star – a symbol of the Virgin. Continue reading