Fact # 22. In the 60 ‘s you could safely cross through Bolshaya Sadovaya street anywhere.
Nowadays watching from Peking Hotel windows Bolshaya Sadovaya street traffic, it’s hard to imagine that back in the 60 ‘s (according to Muscovites), it was possible to walk without a crosswalk through this street and in a minute move from the Aquarium garden to Peking Hotel lobby.
Photo taken in 1958 year. Source: pastvu.com