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Moscow street scenes and more

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Lenin, Stalin, Putin

Foreign and Russian visitors to Moscow love to take pictures with various impersonators - from czar Ivan the Terrible to Stalin and Putin.

Moscow Zoo

The note mentions the wolves' feeding time, which is 4 PM, and says that Mondays are fasting days.
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Moscow Street – and Yard – Art

The Moscow street art scene (to be updated).

Moscow: Under Construction

This is how Moscow streets look today - and will look until the fall (or later) while large-scale reconstruction is in progress.https://www.instagram.com/p/BT8dgPal4II/?taken-by=suave_khmer

Kalashnikov Statue Causes Controversy in Moscow

There is undoubtedly nothing artistic about the statue to the father of the legendary AK-47: a man with a submachine-gun and the ubiquitous St....
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Arbat Street

Welcome to Arbat, one of Moscow's pedestrian-only streets.
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Street Artist and Model

The street artist and his model in Moscow's Sokolniki park.
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Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears

Moscow is not an easy place to live even for people earning relatively decent salaries.It is a hard place to be in many respects,...

Hand-Made Bird Houses in Sokolniki Park

Every spring some folks in Russia, including big cities like Moscow, build wooden birdhouses for starlings. Actually, I never saw starlings in this particular...

Kievsky Railway Station in Moscow

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Alley of Russian Rulers Gets New Arrivals

Peter the Great looks at the fresh arrivals to the alley of Russian rulers, a project sponsored by Russia's Military History Society with all...

Moscow’s Painted Cars

There are quite a few cars in Moscow (and other Russian cities) featuring so-called aerography car art, turning the vehicles into moving pictures, sometimes funny, sometimes scary. Some images are real masterpieces, but most are quite tasteless.

Exegi Monumentum Aere Perennius

They say half of the Moscow population are engaged in the security business (the other half apparently are in the stealing business), so a...
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Selfie in the Heart of Moscow

A foreign tourist makes a selfie, squatting over the round metal plaque saying this is Moscow's zero kilometer from which the distance is...

Scary Stuff

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