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Cheryomushkinsky Market

Visiting the Cheryomushkinsky Market

I love visiting markets in Moscow. Although they can be pricier than supermarkets, I find the quality of the produce is much better. Almost every district has some kind of market, some better than others….


World Cup Tickets

FIFA World Cup Tickets On Sale Now!

Ever since the Confederations cup ended, the football fans of Moscow have been eagerly anticipating the next big event – FIFA World Cup 2018. If you didn’t get the chance to attend the Confederations Cup,…


Kruzhka Pub Moscow

A few weeks ago, myself and some work colleagues were all set to go to a Saturday night football match here in Moscow. Moscow stadiums are dry and the game didn’t start till 7:30PM, we…


kamchatka summer in Russia

Spending the Summer in Russia

Almost everyone is back to school or work after the summer holidays and preparing for another Moscow winter. With the weather closing in, I can think of nothing nicer to do than reflect on the…


Where to visit from Moscow

5 Top Countries to Visit from Moscow

Summer is upon us again in Moscow and that means summer holidays! This time of year gives us the best weather Moscow has to offer, so it is a little strange that it is also when most…


Victory Day Events

Victory Day Events

Although the Victory Day Parade takes most peoples attention, there is a whole host of other activities going on all over Moscow on this special day. So, if you don’t feel like fighting the crowds…


Victory Day Fireworks

Victory Day Fireworks 2016

Victory Day is fast approaching and as usual, English language information about the events to be held is hard to find! One of the main events on May 9 is the always impressive fireworks display…


Tipping in Russia

Tipping in Russia

I come from a country where tipping is not the done thing, so when I am overseas I find it difficult to understand the do’s and dont’s of tipping. Luckily, tipping in Russia is a…


Visiting the Kremlin

No trip to Russia would be complete without going into the Kremlin to see the stunning architecture and antiquities that have been preserved from the time of the Tsars. However, there are a few quirks…


The Bolshoi Theatre

Seeing an opera, ballet or musical performance at the Bolshoi Theater is at the top of the list for many Moscow locals, expats and visitors. The historic theater is world renowned for its performances and…


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