Folk songs and dances
We see a lot of foreign visitors at "Bolshoy" theatre which is, of course, famous for its top-notch ballet. And to our regret, we see much fewer visitors at amazing Russian folk shows. We think that to get some acquaintance with a country it's essential to see its folk culture.
Below we would like to share with you the most recommended performances. You can check their performance schedule and book tickets at Moscow Philarmony website
There's a huge number of other talented ensembles in Russia, in this post we mentioned only the most famous ones. But you might want to check other folk performances when you come to Russia either at meloman.ru (Moscow Philarmony) or mmdm.ru (Moscow International Music Hall) websites.
Dear guests, it hurts our eyes seeing you buying overpriced mass production at top tourist places. We want to share a few recommendations on places where you can buy smth authentic and lovely.
Nowadays, in shops and cafes of Moscow, you'll see basically the same assortment of chocolates and cakes as in other European cities. But still, the following Russian traditional sweets are popular and really worth trying, you might also bring them home as souvenirs:
Useful mobile apps
Below we talk about some mobile apps which would be useful in Moscow