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New Year in Moscow: what to do

Did you know that Orthodox Christmas is on Jan 7? 

Which means celebration in Russia just started:) 
From Dec 13 to Jan 12 there is a beautiful festival “ Journey to Christmas” in Moscow,taking place on 40 venues. 
Here are the most interesting places to see during this time: 

  • Red squareIce rink, christmas market, stunning illumination of GUM and Nikosskaya street - what a fairy tale! 
  • Manezhnaya squareNext to the Red Square is located another fair with European and Russian crafts and traditional food. 
  • Ice theatreRevolution square converted into a performance place - ice theatre, that also works as an ice rink 
  • Trees galoreTrees at the Kuznetskiy most street are decorated by the best Russian designers, and this is a great place for shopping and wandering around. 
  • Tverskaya streetMain street of Moscow is rimmed by food and souvenirs stands, there is another Ice theatre at Pushkinskaya square, and magical light tunnels at the Tverskoy boulevard. 

 Such a wonderful time!   See you in Moscow;)