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Moscow's Notorious Nightlife

Moscow's Notorious Nightlife

As you might expect in a city of over 12,000,000 people Moscow has an amazing array of nightlife options and a scene for everyone - be you a jazz…

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Red Square - it’s not red and it’s not square!

Red Square - it’s not red and it’s not square!

Nowhere epitomizes Moscow, Russia's vast and ancient capital, quite like Red Square. An enormous 400 by 150 metres, Red Square lies in the heart of…

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Russian Visas

Russian Visas

Getting a visa to enter Russia may be one of the most difficult processes, next to getting one to exit Russia if your visa expires. However, we at…

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The Kremlin

The Kremlin

The Kremlin, seat of the Russian government and home to some of the world's most infamous leaders, ranks alongside Red Square and the Hermitage as…

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Russian Brides

Russian Brides

Over the last ten years or so the Russian Bride has become a major cultural and economic phenomenon. Type the magic words into Google and you will…

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The Old Arbat

The Old Arbat

The most famous street in Moscow lies to the West of the Kremlin, where its 1.25km span stretches from ploshchad Arbatskaya to ploshchad Smolenskaya.…

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Seven Sisters

Seven Sisters

The Seven Sisters are the architectural legacy of one of the most ambitious building programmes ever conceived. Built on the orders of Jozef Stalin…

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1980 Moscow Olympic Games

1980 Moscow Olympic Games

The 1980 Moscow Olympics are perhaps most famous for the US-led boycott that saw only 80 out of 147 nations compete, the lowest number since the 1956…

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Get on the Train!

Get on the Train!

Perhaps one of the most romantic and awe-inspiring journeys is a trip on the Trans-Siberian Railway, a journey lasting about a week which can take…

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Moscow Metro

Moscow Metro

Let's be frank - this is the mother of all metros - elegant and impressive compared with the rather grubby affairs in London and New York, and full…

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The Citizen Taxi

The Citizen Taxi

The most Russian of all Russian institutions is surely the citizen cab. With official taxis far too expensive for regular Muscovites, a cheap…

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