Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
This flimsy plastic-bucket-style chairlift swings above the rooftops to Darsan, to a bizarre pseudo-Greek temple and lookout that’s...
Chekhov Theatre of Russian Drama
For a slightly more refined entertainment, head to this recently refurbished theatre. Despite its name, musicals and jazz gigs, not...
While its food is better earlier in the day, this nouveau stolova (cafeteria) gets bonus points for its stylish, cheerful décor and...
Lonely Planet review
A beautiful piece of neo-Byzantine architecture with fantastic detailing.