Vorobyovy Gory Nature Preserve
Vorobyovy Gory, or Sparrow Hills, is the green hilly area south of the Moscow River, opposite the tip of the Khamovniki peninsula. This...
Moscow's youngest, Donskoy Monastery was founded in 1591 as the home of the Virgin of the Don icon (now in the Tretyakov Gallery). This...
High up on the top floor of the Russian Academy of Sciences building (fondly known as ‘the Brains’) this chic Japanese restaurant is a...
Leninsky pr 38 · interesting places nearby
This is a long-standing favourite of spice-loving Muscovites, who are willing to make the trek south of the centre to feast on samosas, dhal and curries. The restaurant has fancy new digs on the 16th floor, which offers wonderful panoramic views. Still a favourite destination for Indian families.