Moscow in December 2018. Have you ever visited Moscow in December? Or would you prefer to visit in a different season?
There are some fancy Moskva river excursions, like the Mercedes-Benz yacht or the Royal класс cruise, but this is not that kind of experience. This is the potato-chip yellow Lay’s boat. 😂 But hey, it floats and it took us … Read More
If you’ve been to Moscow or Washington DC, this could be the easiest test you’ve ever taken… let’s see! Here are 12 photos. Were they taken in Moscow or Washington DC? There are only two photos here from Washington DC… … Read More
If you love all things space, there are two places in Moscow that you’ve got to see: the Museum of Cosmonautics and the Cosmonautics and Aviation Center. The Museum of Cosmonautics is just outside the VDNKh metro stop. It’s easy … Read More
During the darkest part of winter, we escaped to Moscow for a few days. It was the first time we’d stayed in a hotel since arriving here. The school frowns on trips (as my coworker was told, “you came here … Read More
Have you been through Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport recently? Here are 3 cool things about the place! #1. Terminal B Welcome to Terminal B! The terminal reopened this year with a $305 million dollar upgrade. We came through Terminal … Read More
Welcome to Moscow’s Sculpture Park, also known as the Muzeon Park of Arts, Park of the Fallen Heroes, and Fallen Monument Park. This sculpture park is just across the street from the city’s famous Gorky Park- and next door to … Read More
The Ukrainian language has an absolutely beautiful word for November: листопад. It’s literally лист (leaf) + пад (falling, from the verb падать). Листя падає, the leaves are falling. Isn’t that a perfect description of November? The months in Russian, like in English, don’t … Read More