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Moscow / written and researched by Mara Vorhees, Leonid Ragozin.

By: Vorhees, Mara.
Contributor(s): Ragozin, Leonid [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Lonely Planet guidebooks: Publisher: Footscray, Vicotria, Australia : Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd, 2015Copyright date: ©2015Edition: 6th edition.Description: 271 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps (some colour) ; 20 cm + 1 folded map.Content type: text | still image | cartographic image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volume | sheetISBN: 9781742209982; 174220998X.Other title: Lonely Planet Moscow.Subject(s): Moscow (Russia) -- Guidebooks | Moscow (Russia) -- Description and travelGenre/Form: Guidebooks.DDC classification: 914.73104863 Summary: Swoon beneath the colorful onion domes and riotous design of beloved St Basil's Cathedral Step into Red Square and surround yourself with centuries of Russian politics and intrigue Sip a cocktail and contemplate Moscow's contemporary art while DJs spin tunes Discover the villages of yesteryear Russia amid the rolling countryside of the Golden Ring.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Moscow is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore the wonders of the Kremlin, marvel at the multi-coloured onion domes of St Basil's Cathedral, or take a day-trip to the ancient city of Vladimir; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Moscow and begin yourjourney now!

Inside Lonely Planet's Moscow Travel Guide:

Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phonenumbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, literature, performing arts, palaces, churches Free, convenient pull-out city map (included in print version), plus over 30 colour maps Covers the Kremlin, Red Square,Gorky Park and Suzdal, plus Moscow Metro tours, ballet at the Bolshoi and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Moscow, our most comprehensive guide to Moscow, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled.

Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Russia guide for a comprehensive look at all the Russia has to offer.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Mara Vorhees and Leonid Ragozin.

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.

Previous edition: 2012.

Pull-out map.

Includes index.

Includes bibliographical references, discography (page 207), and indexes.

Swoon beneath the colorful onion domes and riotous design of beloved St Basil's Cathedral Step into Red Square and surround yourself with centuries of Russian politics and intrigue Sip a cocktail and contemplate Moscow's contemporary art while DJs spin tunes Discover the villages of yesteryear Russia amid the rolling countryside of the Golden Ring.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Plan Your Trip (p. 4)
  • Welcome to Moscow (p. 4)
  • Moscow's Top 10 (p. 6)
  • What's New (p. 13)
  • Need to Know (p. 14)
  • First Time Moscow (p. 16)
  • Getting Around (p. 18)
  • Top Itineraries (p. 20)
  • If You Like... (p. 22)
  • Month by Month (p. 24)
  • With Kids (p. 26)
  • For Free (p. 28)
  • Visas (p. 30)
  • Guided Tours (p. 32)
  • Travelling to St Petersburg (p. 34)
  • Museums & Galleries (p. 35)
  • Tour of the Metro (p. 37)
  • Eating (p. 41)
  • Drinking & Nightlife (p. 45)
  • Entertainment (p. 48)
  • Shopping (p. 52)
  • Explore Moscow (p. 54)
  • Neighbourhoods at a Glance (p. 56)
  • Kremlin & Kitay Gorod (p. 58)
  • Tverskoy & Novoslobodsky (p. 85)
  • Presnya (p. 100)
  • Arbat & Khamovniki (p. 112)
  • Zamoskvorechie (p. 131)
  • Meshchansky & Basmanny (p. 146)
  • Day Trips from Moscow (p. 158)
  • Sleeping (p. 174)
  • Understand Moscow (p. 185)
  • Moscow Today (p. 186)
  • History (p. 188)
  • Performing Arts (p. 206)
  • Art & Architecture (p. 212)
  • Literature & Cinema (p. 221)
  • Survival Guide (p. 227)
  • Transport (p. 228)
  • Directory A-Z (p. 232)
  • Language (p. 237)
  • Index (p. 246)
  • Moscow Maps (p. 253)