Articles tagged “moscow”

Tourism

Russia Partially Reopens Borders as Moscow Lifts Its Lockdown

It's great news that Russia has begun to allow some travelers to leave country and that Moscow has canceled its digital travel pass system that had made business and leisure domestic trips difficult.

Russia Partially Reopens Borders as Moscow Lifts Its Lockdown

Coronavirus

Russia Closes State-Run Hotels, Resorts Over Rising Coronavirus Cases

Russia has gone into tourism lockdown to combat coronavirus, including closing state-run recreational areas and hotels and halting all international flights. But the country's other problem is that a majority of its residents do not believe government figures, which show the number of coronavirus cases within Russia has only just surpassed 1,000.

Russia Closes State-Run Hotels, Resorts Over Rising Coronavirus Cases

Media and PR

10 Most Instagrammed Places of 2014

It is no surprise that most of the locations are tourist destinations, with the exception of two sites in Russia.

10 Most Instagrammed Places of 2014

Rental Cars

E-Hail Taxi Battles Move to Moscow With $1 GetTaxi Fares

It's going to take more than cheap fares to battle a rival with deep, deep pockets.

E-Hail Taxi Battles Move to Moscow With $1 GetTaxi Fares

Tourism

World Cup Corruption Probe Extends to 10-Year-Old Girl With £2 Million in Savings

You don't say!

Tourism

Russia’s Putin Angers Muscovites With Louis Vuitton Luggage Exhibit in Red Square

Something like this is so garish, so obsessed with brand names that, really, it's the perfect symbol of modern Russia.

Russia’s Putin Angers Muscovites With Louis Vuitton Luggage Exhibit in Red Square

Airlines

Ryanair to Begin Flying to Airports Near Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia

Knowing Ryanair, its Moscow flight will land in Belarus and the St. Petersburg one will land somewhere in a field across the Finnish border.

Ryanair to Begin Flying to Airports Near Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia

Airlines

What it is like to spend time at “Snowden airport” in Moscow

Sheremetyevo airport may never easily roll off our tongues, but we're expecting in-the-footsteps-of-Snowden tours to start sometime soon.

What it is like to spend time at “Snowden airport” in Moscow

Airlines

That now-infamous Moscow airport hotel of Edward Snowden, inside and out

Airport hotels are rarely happy places, so experts recommend sticking to budget accommodations and saving your money for your final destination, whether that be Ecuador or U.S. federal court, in this particular case.

Rail

Moscow takes a small step into the bike-share business

Moscow's traffic is so notoriously bad that bikes are a good idea. Surviving when the traffic's humming is another matter.

Moscow takes a small step into the bike-share business