The storied Moscow Metro Two

Moscow Metro

During a stay in the Russian capital, you can’t get around it: the Moscow Metro. Its magnificent architecture makes it one of the most beautiful in the world. In the meantime, this most important means of transport, with its 12 lines and 223 stations, has been in existence for 84 years. But it is said… Continue reading

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City Construction

I am impressed by the number of construction projects that are running in the city right now. The Lakhta Center is a good example of incredible building speed. It is a non-residential construction project, with diverse facilities, including offices, a science center, a hotel, conference halls, and its main function, the headquarter of Gazprom. It… Continue reading

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Cocktails and Cozy Interiors on Kazanskaya

Kazanskaya Street

Where to find the perfect Negroni in St. Petersburg….? Deliciously strong and bittersweet, dark gold glinting on the rocks, served with a twist of orange rind –the Negroni, admittedly isn’t a Russian drink, but its absence from a menu is the definitive sign of a bad bar. That perfect combination of gin, vermouth and campari… Continue reading

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