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Moscow

MOSCOW AND HOW IT SAVES ME


Moscow is like a candy box filled with dome-shaped chocolates. It is sweet, tender, and incredibly childish. It melts on your tongue with a sticky mellow aftertaste and tingles the skin with anticipation of a joyful romance. I first came to Moscow for the university. It was not until my third year that I started exploring the city’s wide outskirts…

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EXPAT LIFE IN THE USA. FIVE THINGS I MISS ABOUT THE STATES


No country is perfect. Everyday I find this statement more true than ever. I miss some things about living the expat life in the USA, but I also appreciate cultural differences, so whenever I start fantasizing about how great New York was or find myself complaining about Russia, I try to step back and remind myself that there was a reason why…

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10 COOL THINGS TO DO IN MOSCOW


When it comes to Moscow, one simple phrase comes to mind – “always in flux”. You never know whether you will see the same city or it will reveal a completely unknown face after couple of years of your absense. I guess this is the case with a lot of historically rich cities in developing countries. Yet Moscow is not only a…

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MOSCOW COFFEE MARATHON


Moscow experienced an influx of third wave coffee shops. Coffee is perceived slightly different in Russia than it is in America. Coffee in Russia is a drink that helps people socialize and enjoy some leisure time with friends, that’s why some indispensable features of any Russian coffee shop are ample seating area with comfortable leather chairs and couches, nice relaxing…

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