City bench in Sokolniki

A bench that measures your weight has been set up in Sokolniki Park, situated at the subway station of the same name on the red line. Just sitting down on it will let you...

The Museum of Illusions

Moscow’s Marvelous Mini-Museums

Though they are not well-known, and are often a bit hidden within parks, gardens and urban neighborhoods, these museums are well worth a visit, thanks to their specific theme atmospheres. The “Mars-Tefo” Cosmic Center...

Open-Air City Workouts: Muscovites Are In

Open-Air City Workouts: Muscovites Are In

In a huge city like Moscow one expects to find many large open-air fields. There are nearly 30 parks with open-air workout facilities available in Moscow this summer. Of course location is important, so...