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City break in Moscow. Active leisure ideas for Moscow - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Moscow features as many entertaining centers as landmarks and sights. Open air leisure and recreation enthusiasts will love local parks and gardens. The Tsaritsyno museum and reserve is of great popularity among tourists and city guests. The museum is a vast territory featuring numerous architectural landmarks and parkland of ultimate beauty. The botanical garden of the Moscow State University which is also called the pharmaceutical garden is a must visit destination for travelers. The name of the landmarks reveals the nature of the garden as it presents a huge collection of medicine plants.
Moscow has become a popular tourist destination long ago. The reason for this is in rich choice of attractions that have national significance. In order not to waste a single day in this … Open
The Victory Park is a perfect place for hiking and sport activity and leisure. One of the most popular parks of Moscow is considered to be the Gorky Park. A perfect destination for a family visit is the Moscow Zoo being among the most significant landmarks of the city. The zoo park will stun its visitors with the scale and caliber of its territory and its rich collection of exotic animals brought from all over the world.
Moscow invites its guests to visit a dolphinarium which daily holds fantastic performances of sea inhabitants. After the show all the visitors of the dolphinarium can enjoy swimming with dolphins in the pool, feeding fur seals and take some memorable pictures of favorite animals. Seekers of unusual leisure and entertainment will love the Moscow Planetarium which holds exciting excursions and lectures for its visitors each day. However a favorite entertainment of its visitors is still observing the sky of stars. Copyright
Moscow offers its guests more than one thousand of gastronomy establishments. Tourists eagerly visit as upscale restaurant so small budgetary cafes and eateries. The Bolshoi restaurant is a … Open
Gambling enthusiasts will also find numerous entertaining destinations in Moscow. One of the most popular gambling establishments is considered to be the Beverly Hills Casino. Not far from the city center one will find the Metropol restaurant which also features an excellent casino area offering vast choice of games. The Central Moscow Hippodrome is of the same popularity among city guests. The hippodrome offers fantastic horse races and accepts bets.
Moscow cannal Moscow presents a vast choice of night entertaining centers among which one should necessarily visit the Papa's Place nightclub. Moscow is a great shopping destination offering the vastest choice of shops, boutiques and centers among which one will find the State Department Store and the Eliseus Store as well as small boutiques and the Izmailovsky Market which offers its visitors a great choice of memorable gifts and souvenirs, art objects and antiques.
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Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Moscow

Where: Sukharevskaya ploshad 8, Moscow;
Proekt Ogi
Where: Potapovskiy pereulok 8/12, Moscow;
Where: Yauzskaya Ulitsa 5, Moscow;
Sixteen Tons
Where: Presnenskiy val, ulitsa 6, Moscow;
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Moscow
♥   National Park 'Losiny Ostrov' , 18.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Plescheevo Ozero' , 132.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Moscow
♥   Amusement park 'Gorky Park' , 2.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Sokolniki Park' , 6.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Wonder Island' , 14.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Moscow from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Mr Lee in Moscow

From the series “The Most Unusual Restaurants of Fast Food Chains”
The founder of the restaurant is Arkadi Novikov. The organizers of the project tried to create the atmosphere of splendid old restaurants, which received visitors in Shanghai a hundred years ago, in the Moscow restaurant. In contrast to the classic restaurants of the chain, Mr. Lee specializes in Moscow not only in Chinese cuisine. Its guests will have an opportunity to taste unique Malaysian and Thai delicacies, as well as culinary masterpieces popular in Singapore. A huge selection of elite alcohol from China and other Asian countries is especially worth noting. Rare tinctures and popular national drinks are delivered in the restaurant. … Read further

Monument to Peter I

From the series “The Most Grandiose Statues and Monuments”
The bulk island that serves as a kind of monument pedestal also has some special features. It has a special fountain system. Fountains create an effect that the ship is sailing and cutting the water. Many disputes and misunderstandings are related to the monument. They began appearing just after construction. According to one version, the majestic monument to Peter I is nothing else, but the rebuilt monument to Christopher Columbus. It was made by Tsereteli for the United States, but the author was not able to sell it. People in the capital treat the sculpture different ways. Some criticize it as cumbersome and alien to Moscow, others admire its grandeur. … Read further

Bulgakov House-Museum

From the series “Houses of Famous People and Stars Currently Open to Tourists”
'The Bulgakov House' is also remarkable in that it is the only museum of Russia dedicated to the work of this outstanding writer. Entrance to the museum is free. All interested parties can view their main position free of charge. In one of the rooms is the bronze decoration, which has a secret. The attentive visitors notice that the pointing finger on the right hand of the monument is very wiped. It has to be rubbed for success. The monument helps the creative personalities to find the inspiration. Many visitors to the museum claim that there is a special mystical atmosphere in the museum, which is dominated by Michail Bulgakov's entire work. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Moscow - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Moscow - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Moscow?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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