Frunzenskaya and Environs
With quiet, tree-lined streets, a riverside promenade and some of the finest examples of Stalinist architecture anywhere, Frunzenskaya and the surrounding Khamovniki region boast some of the most desirable addresses in the city.
Re-thinking the National Drink
As beer overtakes vodka as Russia’s tipple of choice, huge multi-nationals are jockeying for position to claim their share of this growing market. Find out which company is behind your favorite "local" brew.
The Quest For Former Glory
After a decade of funding shortages, disappointing results and declining morale, this year’s Russian Olympians may have more to prove to the world – and themselves – than any team before them.