Tag Archives: #DiscoverMoscow - Page 2

15 Jul
2016
See you soon Moscow! It’s been almost four months since my first day at the school, but looking back at that day it really seems like yesterday. Four months count for nothing in a lifetime, but still so many things can happen in such a short amount of time when you live abroad. You come ...
12 Jul
2016
24h Breakfast? Cook’kareku restaurant! Have you ever thought about the fact that when we sit down for dinner, someone on the other side of the world is preparing Breakfast? Aleksandr Rappoport turned this thought into the concept of the new restaurant “Cook’kareku”. Yes, its menu consists entirely of Breakfast. Isn’t that amazing? Breakfast is not only ...
06 Jul
2016
Tretyakov Gallery – A treasure trove of culture If you are interested in Russia’s history, culture, and artwork, a must visit destination has to be the Tretyakov gallery. The gallery is the third most visited art museum in the whole of Russia, after the Hermitage and the Kremlin. An individual ticket costs 400 roubles. This gives ...
15 Sep
2015
Moscow is known for being a busy city with people always in a hurry. Whether they are students or employees of important companies, Muscovites have little time to eat their lunch sadly ( trust me, in France, we never appreciate it when we cannot fully enjoy our meals). Therefore, nearly every restaurant in the capital ...
30 Jul
2015
Uilliam’s If you are not looking for the cheapest option in one of the most expensive cities in the world but want something worth your money, Uilliam’s has a great menu for you. The most popular breakfast request comes at RUB 700 for two courses, both very generous and delicious: Açai berry short with yogurt on the ...
15 Jul
2015
I spent the past weekend exploring Moscow — a great experience which I’m glad I had during my time in Russia! Of course it’s impossible to see very much of this enormous city in just a few days, but one sight we definitely wanted to check out was Arbat Street (Улица Арват). The Arbat is ...
10 Jul
2015
This very well known cathedral located not far from the Kremlin in Moscow is the tallest Orthodox Christian church in the world. So make sure you have this one on your “Things to see in Moscow” checklist, if you haven’t done so already. It is, however, not the first church standing in that place. The ...
29 Apr
2015
4 Amazing Libraries in Moscow And because we are in the Year of Literature, I thought it was appropriate to tell you about some of the amazing libraries in Moscow I wholeheartedly recommend you to visit! Российская государственная библиотека (Russian State Library) Let’s start with the largest library in Europe and 4th largest in the world, known by ...
12 Apr
2015
Starting with a free walking tour will be truly helpful for first-timers in Moscow. Our tour started at Церковь Всех Святых на Кулишках (The Church of All Saints in the Middle of Nowhere – go on the tour to find out why!) and ended at the Александровский сад (Alexander’s Garden). It was 2 hours long, and ...
20 Feb
2015
Третьяковская Галерея became the first public museum of national art, and one of the largest museums of Russian art in the world, welcoming around 2 800 visitors a day. Nowhere else will you be able to see such a comprehensive collection of Russian Art. The artworks were created by artists ranging from the 11th and ...