Exploring the Sprawling Russian Capital

Presentation1About Moscow

Moscow is the capital and the largest city with a population of over 10 million of perhaps the most powerful country in the world today, Russia. It has been granted the status of a Federal city. It is a major political, economic, cultural, and scientific center in the country and Eastern Europe and also the largest city on the European continent. It has been ranked as one of the most expensive cities in the world and also credited with the status of alpha global city.

Tourist Attractions

The art and history buffs will have a great time discovering Red Square, The State Tretyakov Gallery, Tsarytsino Open-Air History and Architectural Museum, Moscow Kremlin, The Armoury, Diamond Fund, Art Gallery of the European and American Countries of the XIX-XX centuries, Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Kuskovo Estate, The State A.S. Pushkin Museum, Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center, Muzeon Art Park and Museum of Astronautics.

The nature romantics can haze with numerous scenic spots such as Aptekarskiy Ogorod Botanical Garden, Gorkiy Central Park of Culture and Recreation, Sparrow Hills, Neskuchny sad, Sokolniki Park, Alexander Garden and Victory Park.  For the gourmets, Bison Steak House, Lepim i Varim, 5642 Visota, Pinzeria by Bontempi, Dolkabar and AQ Kitchen are some of the must stopovers to relish some of the most mouthwatering meals.

Best Time to Visit

April to May is the best time to unearth Moscow when sunshine covers the major part of the day and the hotel tariffs are yet to hit their peak.

Major Airport

Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO) is a hub for passenger operations of the Russian international airline Aeroflot and the major commercial airport serving Moscow. On an average, it handles over 30 million passengers and about 3, 00,000 aircraft movements making it the largest major airport in Russia.

 

 

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Unearthing “The Big Guava”

tampaEnchanting water bodies, beguiling architecture and a thriving business center are some of the features of the city nicknamed “The Big Guava”, Tampa. It is located on the west coast of Florida on Tampa Bay near the Gulf of Mexico and is a part of the Tampa Bay Metropolitan Area. Tampa was ranked as the 5th best outdoor city by Forbes in 2008.

Tampa also ranks as the fifth most popular American city, based on where people want to live, according to a 2009 Pew Research Center study. A 2004 survey by the NYU newspaper Washington Square News ranked Tampa as a top city for “twenty-somethings”. Tampa is also ranked as a “Gamma+” world city by Loughborough University.

The gorgeous metropolis of Tampa consists of numerous attractions for you to savor. The nature lovers will find a lot to their delight with the natural sites such as Sunshine Skyway Bridge, Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center, Lettuce Lake Regional Park, Bayshore Boulevard, The Tampa River Walk, Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, Tampa Riverwalk, Lowry Park and Hillsborough River.

The drama and theatre admirers can relish some stellar display of stage crafts with Tampa Theatre and Straz Center for the Performing Arts. For the fauna adorers, Big Cat Rescue, Busch Gardens Tampa, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo and The Florida Aquarium are the ideal destinations.

For the gluttons, La Terrazza Restaurant, Harry Waugh Dessert Room at Bern’s Steak House, Wright’s Gourmet House, Happy Fish Tampa Authentic Peruvian Cuisine, Brocato’s Sandwich Shop and Bern’s Steak House are the perfect spots to savor some of the most mouthwatering meals.

The best time to visit Tampa is from September to December when you can encounter Cheap Flights to Tampa and vacant hotels offering fire-sale prices to lure you in.