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Best 7 Places for Breakfast in Moscow

Eating out for breakfast in Moscow becomes more and more popular. A lot of restaurants and cafes keep up with this trend and offer special menus to start your day on a positive note. We have personally picked the best 7 places for you to have breakfast in Moscow!   Metropol   Even if you…

Best St Petersburg restaurants and bars

It’s not a secret anymore that Saint Petersburg already became Russia’s gastronomic and hospitality capital. Many muscovites go there to take a delicious bite in St Petersburg restaurants and enjoy an outstanding cocktail in local bars.  So, let’s start our list with people who changed the Saint Petersburg’s foodies lives. They are now running 4…

10 interesting facts about the Trans-Siberian Railway

The Trans-Siberian Railway has attracted travelers from different countries for more than a century now. Taking a Trans-Siberian train is one of the most exciting journeys in the world, and there is a big chance it is on your bucket list after you saw a documentary or a travel blog post about this unique train…

Smolensk Travel Guide

If you already visited Red Square and Peterhof, and you think that there is nothing else to see in Russia, we want to offer to travel to Smolensk, one more jewel in the Russian treasure chest. History of Smolensk Probably there is no one city in Russia that had to suffer from such a number…

Best places to eat cheap and fast food in Moscow. Part 2

In Best places to eat fast and cheap in Moscow. Part 1 article we described fast food restaurants and markets with fashionable fast casual food stalls. As you already know they have quite a history behind them. Those places are great if you need to grab a bite while you are on the go. But…

Best places to eat fast and cheap food in Moscow. Part 1

For many years Moscow has been included in the top 20 most expensive cities in the world. Forbes put Russia’s capital on the 3rd place in the world rating of the cities where billionaires live. According to the magazine 73 richest people of the world lived in Moscow in 2017. But even if you are…

Stay in touch in Russia. Complete guide for tourists.

While traveling it is very important to stay in touch in Russia with your friends and family. It gets even crucial when you travel far from home. Thanks to modern technology and gadgets it is not that difficult to keep your beloved ones informed on how your holiday is going. Check out how to stay…

Russian Ballet: What to See, How to Book and What to Wear?

They say that Russian ballet school is the best in the world. It is called an unofficial ballet capital of the world. Among its representatives are so many notable dancers and choreographers. Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky which is known as one of the greatest composers not only in Russia but throughout the world who is the…

Top Russian Festivals in Summer 2019

Visiting Russia can be much more than just seeing the main attractions. One of the biggest trends in the tourism industry right now is experiential travel. It means that the trip is more about adventures that are created by truly local and authentic experiences. Summertime that brings sun and smiles to Russia can be absolutely…

How friendly is Russia for travellers with mobility challenges?

Our previous article on this topic “Wheelchair Accessible Travel in Russia” sheds the light on the recent changes in Moscow and St. Petersburg towards becoming barrier-free cities. A general overview is a good point to start. However, if you want to get the whole picture about accessible travel in Russia, you need to ask those,…