Sergiev Posad, Russia

OUR DAY TRIP to Sergiev Posad about two hours’ drive north of Moscow, on 30th June 2007. Sergiev Posad, about 75km from Moscow, is perhaps most known for its Trinity Monastery which is the spiritual home of many Russian Orthodox churches.

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Assumption Cathedral within the Trinity Monastery, Sergiev Posad, Moscow; a statue of St. Sergius just outside the monastery near the entrance.

M and F had a jolly good time!

M and F had a jolly good time! On the right is Trinity Cathedral, the oldest building within the Monastery which dates back 1422.

These photos were taken by hubby during his last trip there in September 2006.

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