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Moscow City Centre culture detour

Moscow City Centre culture detour

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I was born in Moscow in 1978 to a working-class family. I have lived here most of my life and would love to share my knowledge of local culture and recent history. I am a writer (in English) — I hold an Master of Arts in Creative Writing from Bath Spa (UK) and also studied screenwriting in America and poetry at Oxford (UK). I had worked for 15 years in sales&marketing, including some American…
Alex
Alex
Alex
Alex

What we’ll do

We’ll meet in Starbucks at Kuznetsky Most (literally 10min of walking from the Kremlin)- be aware, there are two of them, the map should tell you, and I also will give you directions. You will see the KGB headquarters, the police HQ (the ambience of "good old days"), the major posh park. After passing Bulgakov’s house, we will visit the Patriarchy Pond district— the oasis of urban Moscow life…

What else you should know

I am usually quite flexible about the starting time, please feel free to message me.

What to bring

Anything that keeps you warm.

Where you'll be

Patriarchy Pond is a unique area: the ambiance of heritage of Bulgakov, the pond with ice skaters in winter, swanky little private cafes — the oasis of the urban life and a high-class district. Novy Arbat was build in the 1950-60s intended is a showcase of the late socialist industrialism, now it is one of the major avenues. The Army and Police headquarters - we will just stroll past them, we aren't going inside.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

I am usually quite flexible about the starting time, please feel free to message me.
Alex
culture walk
Moscow City Centre culture detour
New experience
₹788 per person
New experience
₹788 per person