Collected by Elizabeth Gossard
Malaya Bronnaya Street, 24, стр. 4, Moskva, Russia, 123104
Brownie Cafe is everything that most Moscow cafes are not: full of bright personality, smiling waiters, and wonderful food. The cafe, boasting an impressive open kitchen filled with retro-inspired, mint green equiptment, does an excellent job of...
Bolotnaya Ploshchad', Moskva, Russia
A ten minute walk from Red Square, there is a small forest of love-lock trees. Couples used to lock the locks onto the small bridge, but the weight was damaging. The city erected a number of metal trees upon which the locks are now attached. It’s...
Prospekt Mira, 111, Moskva, Russia, 129223
Located in the park with the scale model of the solar system and tucked underneath the giant monument to space exploration, there is this museum. It is an information and collection-dense museum. Among the many exhibitions of the museum, there are...
ул. Образцова, 11, стр.1, лит. А, Moskva, Russia, 127055
This is one of the most-recommended museums in Moscow. It opened in 2012 and is the most technologically advanced and modern museum I have ever been to. There is a 4D movie about the creation story and every exhibition feels somewhat like a theme...
Chistoprudny Blvd, 3, Moskva, Russia, 101000
One of the highlights of my visit to Moscow was taking a leisurely walk along the boulevard ring. Lots of nice restaurants and bars to the either side to stop at, but many locals are just hanging on the benches, drinking beer, listening to music...
Tverskoy Boulevard, 26А, Moskva, Russia, 125009
Chef Andrey Makhov of Cafe Pushkin recently contributed to AFAR, and opened his second location in New York. But if you are in Moscow, you will want to check the original out. Open 24 hours, with a great vibe. You may want to ask for Dmitri, a...