Moscow And St.Petersburg
MOSCOW is a major political, economic, cultural, and scientific centre of Russia and Eastern Europe, as well as the largest city (both by population & by area) entirely on the European continent. Moscow is situated on the Moskva River in the Central Federal District of European Russia, making it Europe's most populated inland city.
ST. PETERSBURG is Russia's second-largest city after Moscow, with 5 million inhabitants with a population of 6.2 million An important Russian port on the Baltic Sea. Situated on the Neva River, at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea, it was founded by Tsar Peter the Saint Petersburg is one of the most modern cities of Russia, as well as its cultural capital. The Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments constitute a UNESCO World Heritage Site.