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Moscow to Praise Spring with ‘Moscow Spring’ Festival

Yes, the official start of spring was two months ago, but only this week a sunny and beautiful weather has finally arrived to the Russian capital

More Than 2.5 Million Easter Cakes to Be Baked in Moscow

For this year’s Orthodox Easter which falls on April 16, Moscow bakeries will cook over 2.5 million Easter cakes – a total of 750 tons

Green and Greener: How Moscow Celebrated St. Patrick’s Day

How Russians and Irish caroused together on the "green" weekend in Moscow

‘Women Should Be Treasured Every Day’

We spoke to three expatriate women living in Moscow about International Women’s Day

New Year’s Tree Drop-Off Point to Open in Moscow

After the holidays come to an end, Muscovites will be able to dispose of their New Year’s trees in an environmentally conscious manner

New Year Train Hits the Tracks in Moscow Metro

A train in honour of the upcoming New Year celebrations is running on the Moscow Metro’s Ring Line

Moscow Hosts Second Winter Bike Parade

The second Moscow Winter Bike Parade will take place on Jan. 8, 2017

ABBA Songs to Play in Moscow Metro During New Year’s Holidays

ABBA songs, as well as scores from comedies, will be played in the Moscow metro during the upcoming holidays, according to the City Hall’s official website

Seven Things to Do Before the Clock Strikes Twelve

Follow our to do list to start a new life in the New Year

Entry to 87 Moscow Museums to Be Free During Winter Holidays

Some 87 Moscow museums and galleries will offer free admission during the New Year holiday period from Jan. 2 to 8

Hundred-Metre Ice Slide Opened in Centre of Moscow

An ice slide operates daily between Revolution Square and Manezhnaya Square from Dec. 16 to Jan. 15 in the heart of Moscow

Three Easy Turkey Recipes for Christmas Dinner

Salt, pepper and a few tricks will help you cook a delicious turkey meal

New Year's Eve in Karelia: What to See and What to Do

How to spend your holidays, apart from taking walks and breathing in the crispy clean air

City of Light: Moscow Dresses Up for a Christmas Journey

In anticipation of the Christmas and the New Year’s holidays Moscow streets have been richly adorned with multiple light installations

Average Cost of Staying at a Moscow Hotel on New Year's Eve Revealed

Vacationing in the capital on New Year's Eve will cost visitors an average of $60 per night

New Year the Russian Way: Five Cities for Holiday Breaks

Rambler.Travel shares some of the best Russian destinations to visit during the New Year holidays

The Charm of an Older Era: What to See in Veliky Ustyug

Veliky Ustyug, an ancient merchant town with two-storey mansions and narrow paved streets, is the traditional home of Ded Moroz, or Grandfather Frost, the Russian counterpart of Santa Claus

Moscow’s Italian Embassy to Host Christmas Market

The Italian Embassy in Moscow will have a pre-Christmas fair on Dec. 4

Moscow Sheremetyevo Hosted Teleconference Between Santa Claus and Ded Moroz

Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport and Finnish airline Finnair hosted a teleconference between Santa Claus and Ded Moroz, the Slavic counterpart to Santa

Tambov Wolf Selected as Official New Year Symbol in Russia

Russia has selected the Tambov Wolf as the official symbol of the forthcoming New Year celebrations