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A 5000-Ruble Banknote Review

BigTimeMoscow will explain what the authentic banknote looks like, as well as some of the hidden signs that protect it.

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...

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...