#pinyourcity Contest: Moscow

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a group of people sitting on top of a snow covered field
Ice fishing in Moscow: It's quite funny to see grown men on a frozen river at -25C, cutting a small hole in the ice, erecting a tent and then sitting in it to fish! A true Moscovite activity! #pinyourcity
the building is lit up at night with people walking around
The iconic Bolshoi Theatre - the most magical place in Moscow where you can see the most famous ballerinas in the world - every young child grows up wanting to see the Bolshoi ballet - also what people probably don't know is that the world 'Bolshoi' means 'big' #pinyourcity
many colorful russian nesting dolls are stacked on top of each other in the shape of people
Matryoshka - you can walk every 10m in Moscow and find street vendors selling these famous dolls, despite living in the city for years now, I always find myself stopping and admiring the hand painted faces on the dolls - a real Russian icon #pinyourcity
two dogs sitting next to each other wearing collars and leashes on their necks
Belka and Strelka - the two Russian Dogs that went to Space - what legends! Heroes in the city of Moscow! #pinyourcity
A cultural and historic tradition - the Banya is a Russian bath-house, usually consisting of a Sauna, Plunge Pool and compulsory leaf slapping! #pinyourcity Potsdam, Russian Banya, Swedish Sauna, Nouveau Riche, Birch Leaves, The Kremlin, Communist Party, Public Bath, Russian Culture
A cultural and historic tradition - the Banya is a Russian bath-house, usually consisting of a Sauna, Plunge Pool and compulsory leaf slapping! #pinyourcity
a train traveling down tracks next to snow covered ground
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You cannot describe the snowfall in Moscow/Russia to someone that hasn't experienced it themselves, despite freezing temperatures and the ridiculous clothes we have to wear to keep warm, covered in snow, the city is magical #pinyourcity
Guards at the Kremlin - dutifully fulfilling their role come rain, shine, -30C temperatures or a drop of snow! #pinyourcity Tomb Of Unknown Soldier, Mosca Russia, Moscow Kremlin, Unknown Soldier, Honor Guard, Heavy Snow, Russia Moscow, Russian History
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Guards at the Kremlin - dutifully fulfilling their role come rain, shine, -30C temperatures or a drop of snow! #pinyourcity
many people are walking around in the evening
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No matter how often I have seen Red Square, every time is a unique and magical experience. The beauty, architecture and history strikes me time after time - even despite all the tourists! #pinyourcity
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