Ferris Wheel ride

Because nothing says winter in Moscow quite like a Ferris wheel ride above a snow covered VDNKh park.

View from the little Ferris wheel across the VDNKh park

View from the little Ferris wheel across the VDNKh park, with the central pavilion off to the left in all it’s gingerbread glory

A glimpse of the the Worker and Collective Farm Woman Monument, looking suitably monumental...

A glimpse of the the Worker and Collective Farm Woman Monument, looking suitably monumental…

Ostankino Television Tower in the background.

The main gates (Propylaea) peeping above the tree-line, you can see the spike of the Ostankino Television Tower in the background and the curve of the entry concourse through the trees

Cityscape in the distance

There’s that monument in the distance

More of the park, bare and mournful

More of the park, bare and mournful

Well at least there’s a gondola

Another glimpse of the the Worker and Collective Farm Woman Monument

Another glimpse of the the Worker and Collective Farm Woman Monument

 

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