Church of St Nicholas in Khamovniki
This church, commissioned by the weavers’ guild in 1676, is among the most colourful in Moscow. The ornate green-and-orange-tapestry...
Chaikhona No 1
Although there are many outlets of this Uzbek lounge around town, the one at Gorky Park is among the most enticing. The riverside...
AC/DC in Tbilisi
Burgers and Georgia (the one in the Caucasus) seem to inhabit parallel universes, but they get together in this summer-only Gorky Park...
Frunzenskaya nab · interesting places nearby
Skazka Vostoka information
This boat moored on the Moscow River provides the romantic setting for exotic Eastern fare, just like you heard about in the ‘Legend of the East’. Tables are laden with fruits, nuts and salads, while mystical-sounding music drifts through the air. Skazka Vostoka has a huge menu, specialising in spicy Georgian and Azeri delights.