The Church of the Epiphany in Yelokhovo has been Moscow’s senior Orthodox cathedral since 1943. Built between 1837 and 1845 with five...
MGU Botanical Garden
When you need an escape from the city’s hustle and bustle, the MGU Botanical Garden offers a wonderful retreat. Established in 1706, the...
Central Station MSK
The Moscow branch of St Petersburg’s biggest gay club. The downstairs lounge holds a gay cabaret featuring some of Moscow’s loveliest...
Moscow’s long-standing favourite Georgian restaurant is named after a popular Soviet film (and a Tolstoy novella), Prisoner of the...
Lonely Planet review
The more affordable, Turkish-owned Ramstore includes three shopping malls, as well as a number of self-serve supermarkets in and around Moscow. ‘Club card’ holders (R25) are eligible for discounts of 20% to 30% on some products. The selection is impressive, but these places can be overwhelming due to their size and the number of shoppers they attract.