5 THINGS TO DO WHEN IT’S RAINING IN MOSCOW🌂
Go to the GUM store @gum_ru
Centrally located, this shopping mall is open from 10 to 22, and the Gastronom №1 is open 24/7! At the GUM store no matter what weather is outside: you can walk around (there are three rows, three levels), do some shopping, and even go to the cinema🎬 You’ll find more than 100 brands, souvenirs, cafes, restaurants, a bookstore and more.
🚇 Discover the metro stations @mosmetro
Our metro is one of the biggest in the world: 230 stations, 15 lines, 7 mln passengers per day (from 5:30 to 1:00 am). The most interesting stations are located on the brown circle line (n5): Kiyevskaya, Belorusskaya, Novoslobodskaya, Prospekt Mira, Komsomolskaya, Taganskaya; and several more in the circle: Arbatskaya, Ploshchad revolutsii, Mayakovskaya, Novokuznetskaya.
Go to museums.
Do you know how many museums there are in Moscow? More than 400!😱 Main ones are: the Kremlin, the Armoury, State Historical Museum, Museum of Moscow, Pushkin Fine Arts Museum, Tretyakov Gallery, Bunker-42 and Bunker-703, VDNkH pavilions, Museum of Cosmonautics, Museum of Modern History of Russia, Garage museum, Multimedia Art Museum. Note that the Kremlin and VDNkH are partly open-air, and partly inside.
🎭Go to theatres.
In summer there are less performances, but still you can find something interesting: for example, performance “Kostroma” @ballet.kostroma at the folklore theatre “Russkaya pesnya” - to get aquintanted with a wide soul of Russia, or a classical ballet at the “Mosconcert-Hall”. More options at afisha.ru
Try Russian cuisine at the restaurants.
Between visiting a theatre and discovering metro don’t forget to eat! Here are recommended places to go: Dr. Zhivago, cafe Pushkin, White Rabbit, Lavkalavka, Sixty, Beluga, Severyane, Oblomov.
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