Sister City Moscow

Moscow is the capital city and the most populous federal subject of Russia. The city is a major political, economic, cultural and scientific center in Russia and in Europe. According to Forbes, 2011, Moscow has the largest community of billionaires in the world.Moscow is the northernmost megacity on earth, the second most populous city in Europe (after Istanbul) and the 6th largest city proper in the world. It’s also the largest in Russia with a population, according to the 2012 Census, of 11,503,501.

The city is served by an extensive transit network, which includes four international airports, nine railway terminals, and one of the deepest underground metro systems in the world, the Moscow, third to Tokyo and Seoul in terms of passenger numbers. It is recognized as one of the city's landmarks due to the rich and varied architecture of its 185 stations.