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Exploring Vnukovo

Exploring Vnukovo

Though the Vnukovo Airport is one of Moscow’s three main airports, it is still unfamiliar to many tourists and foreigners. For a long time it went unnoticed because of its old-fashioned approach to service,...

SHEREMETYEVO

SHEREMETYEVO: The Perception of Services Changes

There are several airports that serve as entry points to Russia or as transit facilities for those passing through; BigTimeMoscow will be analyzing each of them including Sheremetyevo.

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...

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.

TOP 5 best bookstores in Moscow

TOP 5 best bookstores in Moscow

Though reading on mobile devices has gained great popularity in the 21st century, the more traditional way of reading still has many adherents. After relocating to a foreign country one still wants to keep...