Moscow Highlights in November

Russia, Moscow Guide (B): Moscow Highlights in November

I’ll be honest – November is not the perfect time to visit Russia’s capital. It’s dark, dirty, muddy and will hardly impress as much as, say, in summer. But that’s when I visited and I will speak of this time of the year. I’ve been looking to visiting this huge city for a while already. As a European national, it wasn’t hard to get a visa. We decided to fly in, so my first impression was Sheremetyevo Airport. It’s huge! passport control is swift and easy, although authorities took their time to inspect my passport carefully. Finally we were out of the gates and met by our dear friends. Here are the Moscow highlights – best of Moscow in November!

Moving around Moscow is complicated. Luckily, we had a car. But even with a car, you might find yourself stuck in traffic jams for hours. By the way, locals use traffic apps to avoid jams. It’s best to combine car and metro sometimes. Our friends live in one of the apartment block districts. My first impression – wow, these houses are huge! Russians like to build big. And they have to – with an eight million people city! The house we stayed in had 20 blocks, and it’s not the biggest out there. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Moscow Highlights in November
Guide Location: Russia » Moscow
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Red square   Old Arbat   Kievskaya   Ploshad’ Revolyutsii   Belorusskiy Vokzal   Novodevichy Convent   Moscow State University   Central House of Artists   Peter the Great monument   Cathedral of Christ the Savior   Kremlin   Saint Basil`s Cathedral   Kotelnichevskaya Embankment Building   Worker and Kolkhoz woman   Ostankino Tower   La Chipolla Cafe   Varenichnaya №1   Shokoladnitsa  
Author: Maria Andreitsuk
Read it on author's website: http://tigrest.com/moscow-highlights-november/

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