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Moscow



What do you wish you had known about this particular city/country before moving there?

To learn more of Russian language. The Russians appreciate it and are more accommodating if they see you trying. - Oct 31, 2017
I knew what I was coming to. - Sep 26, 2016
I wish I had a stronger command of Russian before moving there! - Sep 11, 2015
Russian! You really do need the basics. - Jun 30, 2015
Honestly, it was a my first experience living overseas and once I was able to get over the culture shock and homesickness, I was able to enjoy my surroundings. Also, it helped a lot to have a job and be able to get out of the house every day. - Oct 14, 2014
I wish I had known that it's possible to bike here - not year-round of course, but there are great parks around the city that offer trails. - Nov 13, 2013