Guide to Moscow
Most convenient hotel
The Golden Ring is right in the city centre with access to the business district. The rooftop restaurant, Panorama, has great views and excellent Russian cuisine.
Best restaurant for a business lunch
Academia has a very nice central location and is only three minutes from the Kremlin. You can have a good lunch for around $12.
Best reason to get up early
To walk in the city without crowds
Best media hang out
Etiquette to be aware of
Always try to be stylish. The more official you look, the more successful the result will be.
What touristy thing should you do if you have the time?
Try and leave the city centre and visit downtown Zamoskvorechye; there are a lot of museums and cultural attractions in the area.
Get an unofficial taxi after a few drinks in the evening.