Incredible Cathedrals of Red Square

The most famous and significant place in Russia and in Moscow, the witness of the fateful events of the past and now – the main arena of grandiose festivities in Moscow – Red Square – is rightly called the heart of the capital and the face of the country.… Read more

Moscow Travelguide by Locals

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Planning a trip to Moscow? Congratulations!
Have already booked or even bought plane tickets but don’t have time to read those heavy guidebooks? Don´t worry, we will take care of everything.… Read more

Interesting Facts about VDNKh

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Fountain on VDNKh. Photo by artkassir.ru

There is no better place to feel the Soviet spirit than at VDNKh, which stands for Exhibition of Achievements of the National Economy. Built in 1939, it was designed as the main showcase of the socialist economy and lifestyle.Read more

15 Facts about Lubyanka District

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Architecture in Moscow city center

For Muscovites the word “Lubyanka” is a synonymous with executions, violence and torture. Home first to the Soviet and then the Russian security agencies, in the 20th century. … Read more

“Little Italy” within Moscow

Italian places in Moscow

Our guests in front of Bolshoi Theatre

Moscow is a fantastic blend of history, nations, languages and cultures. And Italy definitely made its contribution. Starting from architects that flooded the Russian capital centuries ago, Moscow’s love affair with Italy is stronger than you can imagine, from pizzerias to Italian wine shops, from cathedrals to shopping centers.Read more

Let’s get acquainted – Lenin!

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Soviet poster with Lenin’s quote

When you come to Russia, you will probably notice, how often the name of Lenin is used here. Almost every city has Lenin street or Lenin Avenue, somewhere there are universities, libraries, cultural centers of the name of Lenin.Read more

St. Basil’s cathedral: Q&A

Saint Basil Cathedral

St.Basil Cathedral. Photo by Le Blog Voyage Chapka

We are absolutely sure that if you ever think of Moscow, one of the tons of associations will be Saint Basil’s cathedral. Here are the most popular questions, which could come to your mind!… Read more