Most Historic City of Russia: Veliky Novgorod

Most Historic City of Russia: Veliky Novgorod

In Veliky Novgorod, the oldest stone building is St. Sophia Cathedral. It is a magnificent cathedral. Besides being the most exquisite centerpiece, it is the symbol of the city. If you enjoy wandering around in historic walking areas, the Detinets or the Novgorod Kremlin is worth a visit. On the left bank of the Volkhov River in northwestern Russia, there are many interesting sights to note. For example, the monument to the Thousand Years of Russia, the Cathedral of Holy Wisdom and the Kokui... [ read more ]