City Guide Moscow, Russia

Visiting Moscow

Moscow has changed more radically in the last half decade than over the previous half century.

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Moscow City Reviews

  • 80%


    Explanation of my ratings to the city

    I've rated the items 'Shopping' and 'Chilling out' as average because I didn't do that in Moscow or/and I didn't understand what they mean. All the items that I rated as excellent I would rate them as something between average and excellent (i.e., good) if this option was available to me.

  • 60%


    Moscow the Capital

    It depends what you looking for in this city and how long you are here. For sight seeing lovers, 2 or 3 days might be more than enough.

    Insider Tip:It would be better if you can carry or install translation for the Russian. English is still poor in this country. Plus you might want to learn a bit on how to pronounce the Cyrillic. It helps a lot.

  • 100%


    Moscow never sleeps

    Was lucky to have great weather. Moscow is .... overwelming! A metropool like no other city. Interesting 24 hours a day

    Insider Tip:Pusking museum!

  • 80%


    A very interesting place to visit.

    In my first time at Moscow, I was so excited to know this magnific place. Large streets, historical buildings and the famous places are an invititation to people from another countries to see this beautiful city. The only great difficult is about the language. Most part of russians don't speak and understand english, the metro stations has no english signals, so it's gonna be confuse, but nothing that a map and a guide tour could be help. It worth to visit Moscow and see how many interesting places there ar

    Insider Tip:Everything ok. The only great difficult is about the language. A dictionary and translator may be helpful to travellers from outside Russia. And be prepared, because the winter in Russia is too strong. I love cold, had no problems with it. But the temperatures are freezing and the snow is frequently in this season. The ground keeps too dirty and slippery. I felt on the street, so take careful.

  • 60%


    Fell in love with Moscow

    Moscow is such a rich and alive city. I loved it. It's very different from any other european city you may visit, and just being there, walking in the Red Square, getting lost on its beautiful streets, is an amazing experience. I strongly recommend visiting Moscow.

    Insider Tip:Not many people speak english (or spanish, or french, or italian), and not many signs are understandable also. Be prepared to play charades! If you need to buy something, DO NOT wait until being in Moscow to do it. I left home and decided to buy walking boots there, and it was really really difficult finding shoes that didn't cost a fortune or were designer ones.

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