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A District’s Name Can Tell You A Lot About Its History

A District’s Name Can Tell You A Lot About Its History

1147, (the year the city is first mentioned in historical chronicles), is considered the official date of the foundation of Moscow. From its humble beginnings as a small settlement lost in the forests, the...

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...

A Bird's Eye View of Moscow

A Bird’s Eye View of Moscow

Moscow remains endlessly beautiful throughout the seasons; however summer is always a special time here. We only have 92 days (if we are lucky) to enjoy good weather, green leaves and blue skies, with a few more in spring and autumn.

Moscow: See You On The Water

Moscow: See You On The Water

The Moscow River which flows into the Caspian Sea, and along which we see restaurants under the city business centers, is the same river that people dive into as soon as the swimming season...