• Sanduny Baths The tsar of Russian bani – a historic and opulently decorated bathhouse.
  • Krasnopresnkiye Bany A popular, public banya with excellent, clean facilities.


  • Gorky Park The centrepiece of Moscow's new 'park life'.
  • Vorobyovy Gory Nature Preserve A woodsy riverside setting that's perfect for cycling and strolling.
  • Sokolniki An old-style park with swimming pool, cycling paths and centrepiece fountain.
  • VDNKh All sorts of activities – from zip-lining to ice skating – in a Soviet setting.