Moscow Sightseeing



Vorontsovsky Park

Vorontsovsky Park

I am lucky enough to live very close to Vorontsovsky Park. While it is not in the heart of Moscow, it is much more than just another suburban park. It is not a ‘must see’…


Kuzminki Park

Huskies in Kuzminki Park

Kuzminki Park is another of Moscow’s wonderful and well used parks, located in the Kuzminki Estate, which traces its history as far back as 1702. Muscovites even call the Kuzminki Estate the “Russian Versailles”.  This wonderful…


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…




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…


Stunning Views from Sparrow Hill

Moscow is a pretty flat city (great for any cyclists out there), which means you don’t need to go far to get to the highest point. Sparrow Hills, by Moscow State University sits in the…


Poklonnaya Hill

Poklonnaya Hill

At 171.5m, Poklonnaya Hill is one of the highest spots in Moscow, but it is much more than just a hill! In Russian, Poklonnaya roughly stands for ‘Worshipful Submission Hill’, as it was the place where…


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