- is the capital of Russia.
- is a major political, economic, cultural, and scientific center in Russia.
- is the most populous city in Europe.
- has a population of 11,503,501 (2010 census).
- has the largest community of billionaires in the world (according to Forbes magazine).
According to the young woman who sent the postcard, these are the most famous views of Moscow. I don't know the names of any of the buildings...however, finding out is a project for another day! :)