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[8 Feb 2010]

The Tsaritsino Estate is an ideal destination for nature lovers, history buffs, and couples hoping to spend a romantic day outdoors. [More]

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[1 Feb 2010]

The Yahoo Travel website lists Moscow as one of the world’s most romantic places to spend Valentine’s Day. Here are some reasons why this time of year is ideal for matching up with your favorite Russian bride. [More]

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[27 Jan 2010]

The fountains in Russia’s capital were once an important source of clean drinking water. Today there are over 270 beautiful and unique fountains decorating the city’s squares and parks. [More]

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[12 Jan 2010]

The Novodevichy Convent, or “New Maidens Convent”, a staple in the cultural and theological history of Moscow, Russia, was founded in the 1500’s by Vasili III, the Grand Prince of Russia. [More]

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[29 Dec 2009]

Russian partygoers hoping to ring in the New Year at a popular bar, nightclub, or restaurant may have to reconsider their plans thanks to fire safety concerns. [More]

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[21 Dec 2009]

This annual celebration lasts through mid January and features traditional food, music, large displays of folk art, gifts, and an ice sculpting contest. [More]

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[2 Dec 2009]

Any resident or visitor to Russia’s capital will tell you that Moscow has a parking problem. With the cost of building garages prohibitive, city leaders have thought about going down under for parking. [More]

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[25 Nov 2009]

If you’re ever in Moscow, be sure to visit the following tourist hotspots (preferably with a lovely Russian woman on your arm). [More]

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[23 Nov 2009]

They’re not actually his sisters. But these seven towering Russian ladies remain a testament to Joseph Stalin’s grandiosity and the vision he had for Moscow and the Soviet Union. [More]

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[20 Nov 2009]

This week Russia will still have beautiful women but wine will be the drink of choice as many people are celebrating Beaujolais Nouveau Day. [More]

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[19 Nov 2009]

A fleet of five ice-breaking cruise ships is set to begin taking up to 200 guests each on journeys through the rivers waters. [More]