As Shakespeare is to England, so Pushkin is to Russia. He was born in Moscow in 1799 into an impoverished noble family and is most famous for his poems – many of which are considered masterpieces. He was also the author of the first major Russian works in several other genres including one of the first important Russian plays, Boris Godunov. Our walk begins at Kuznetsky Most 9 which is on the corner of Neglinnaya Ulitsa. For all the details you can read the full post here.