Moscow's Must-See Sights

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A visit to the Motherland won’t be complete without a tour of its dynamic capital city. From the iconic Red Square to the lavishly designed metro stations, here’s what you can’t miss in Moscow.

Taste of Russia

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Take a gastronomical tour of Russia and explore its bounty of hearty dishes. From minced-meat patties to meaty dumplings, this visual feast will stoke your appetite for traditional Russian fare.

Why We Love Russia

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Ice hockey, vodka, Sochi, pro tennis player Maria Sharapova, beef stroganoff, Saint Basil's Cathedral and the Moscow Royal Ballet are just a few reasons why we love Russia.

Most Outrageous Pastimes Across the Globe

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Go off the beaten path to find out what makes these amazing cultures unique. From a Naked Man Festival in Japan to an Ice Marathon in Russia, these are things you will find in only 1 place on Earth.

New Year's Dips Worldwide

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Take the plunge! Ring in the New Year with an icy, refreshing dip in waters from Coney Island to Vancouver. Can’t make it for New Year’s? Plunges later in the month await, too!

Santas Around the World

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See Santa's -- and his doppelgangers' -- amazing adventures around the globe. We found him water skiing in Virginia, swimming with dolphins in Japan and competing in the annual Winter Games in Sweden.

World's Best Shopping Cities

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From New York's Fifth Avenue to the world's largest mall in Dubai, these are the best places to shop till you drop around the world.

Summer Olympics Through the Years

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Did you know that tug-of-war was an Olympic sport back at the 1900 Games in Paris? See this and more in a look back at the last 116 years of summer Olympics around the world!

World Cup Destinations

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See the countries that will host the 2015 and 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup, as well as 2018 and 2022 FIFA Men's World Cup.

The Olympics: A Look Ahead

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It's a long jump into the future, but Travel Channel takes a look at the host cities for the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, including Sochi, Rio de Janeiro and Pyeongchang.

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