Moscow Travel Tips

Russian Visa

Most nationalities do need a visa to enter Russia. You can apply for a Russian visa through official visa centres.

Russian Visa center in UK

Russian Visa center in Germany

Russian Visa center in Italy

Russian Visa center in France

Russian Embassy in Madrid

Russian Visa center in USA


Airports in Moscow

Sheremetievo (SVO)

Domodedovo (DME)

Vnukovo (VKO )

All airports have free access to WiFi

From any airport you can go to Moscow by special AEROEXPRESS train it will takes 30-40 mins A one way ticket cost 420 RUB (about 6 EURO)

From Sheremetieve airport train arrives to the Belorusskaia station

From Domodedovo airport train arrives to the Paveletskaia station


Moscow taxi

This taxi company's operators speak english and can send english speaking drivers. Some cars can accept the credit / debit cards, but the norm is payment in cash. or contact me and i will send the driver to you.

Metro You can buy tickets in metro for 1, 2, 5 or 10 trips by credit/debit card or cash. The metro closes from 01:00 a.m. till 06:00 a.m.

Moscow maps and transportation

Currency Exchange

You can check the official exchange rate at and you can change money at any bank, at a slightly lower rate.
AVOID changing money at the airport! The rates there are very poor, so if you have to change money there, keep it to an absolute minimum.

Russian Cuisine


very nice, quite expensive

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Address: 26-A Tverskoy Boulevard, Moscow, Russia
Telephone: +7 (495) 739-0033
Metro: Pushkinskaya (possible to walk from Red Square)

White Rabbit

World's 50 Best Restaurants, #13

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Address: Smolenskaya Square, 3, Moscow, 121099

DR Zhivago

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Address: Moscow, Mokhovaya str, 15/1
Metro: Ohotniy ryad hotel «National», 1st fl.

Zakusochnaya Voronezh

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Address: Bolshaya Dmitrovka 12/1 12.00-00.00

Insteresting Places

The Red Square, Saint Basil's Cathedral and Moscow Kremlin are on the metro Station Ohotny Ryad (red line) it will take 11 min Sokolniki - Krasnoselskaya - Komsomolskaya - Chistye prudy - Lubyanka-Ohotny Ryad

The Moscow metro is the most beautiful metro in the world. For example the station Ploshhad Revoljucii (dark blue line, but you can walk to it from Ohotny Ryad station)

Moscow Kremlin open 09.00-17.00

Saint Basil's Cathedral Open: 11.00-17.00


shoping center (historical building, inside you can buy very famous ice-cream Open: 10.00-22.00

The Kremlin in Izmailovo

The cultural center, where you can see Russia, how it was in 17 century, you can buy souvenirs with best price.

Address: 105318, Moscow, m. Partizanskaia , Izmailovo Highway 73zh

Open: 10:00 - 20:00, Mon - Fri

By metro: from Sokolniki go to the station Cherkizovskaya , also red line, just second station after Sokolniki (7 mins)

Interesting Places