Last week I got stuck... for over an hour... on the road along the eastern embankment of the Moscow River. It was raining, cold and very grey, a rather yucky day... But these pastel buildings that line the road are always pretty to look at!
Then, all of the sudden, the following sites appeared to my left:
The Kremlin is so pretty... I love the contrast of the red brick walls & towers and the white & gold churches...
Meanwhile, to my right I spotted this gem of a church through a dark doorway.
I looked back and could see more of the Kremlin... And little by little I could make out the red and white dome of what was up ahead:
I got stuck for about ten minutes directly across from Saint Basil's. And I didn't really mind!
If only most Moscow traffic jams were as pretty...