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Service Availability Announcement on May 17-22, 2008

On the current weekend, May 17-18, I and my wife Olga are going to Yaroslavl and Kostroma. Currently I am receiving many requests for my services from football fans who coming to Moscow to attend their favorite teams, but I would like to inform with excuse that I have already booked my services on May 20-22.

Posted on May 16, 2008
A Case with Wrong Parking (Part III)

A Case with Wrong Parking (Part III)

...A short time later, after seeing my wife off to her work at the hospital very early in the morning  (7 am) and while it was still night in Austria, I went downtown to take some interesting photos during the last repetition of Victory Parade on the Red Square I met on Tverskaya street one photographer from Minsk (capital of Belorussia) and one from St. Petersburg and during the parade was able to relax a little bit from the current problem...

Posted on May 13, 2008
A Case with Wrong Parking (Part II)

A Case with Wrong Parking (Part II)

On May 4th about 5 PM, after seeing off my Austrian clients, Rupert, Alexandra, Victor and Jana, at Domodedovo airport, I was able to quickly get a ticket and catch the "AeroExpress" train which goes to  Paveletsky railway station in the center of Moscow within 45 minutes. On the way to Moscow I was very upset...

Posted on May 12, 2008
A Case with Wrong Parking (Part I)

A Case with Wrong Parking (Part I)

With posting this picture of the Dworak family and me (taken by a passing tourist as we stood in Red Square in front of St. Basil's cathedral), I would like to tell you the story of their last day in Moscow and the big problem we were about to encounter. But, at this moment we were quite happy :-)…

Posted on May 10, 2008

Victory Day Greetings - May 9th, 2008

With the current hot news I would like to send greetings to our veterans, defenders of our Motherland and to all people in the World on the 63rd anniversary of Great Victory and finalizing the most terrible war in human history. During the Great Patriotic War 1941-1945 more than 27 million souls perished in the USSR… Health, Peace and love to all people in the World...

Posted on May 9, 2008
The general repetition of Victory Parade passed on May 5th, 2008

The general repetition of Victory Parade passed on May 5th, 2008

The general repetition of Victory Parade in honour of 63rd anniversary of the Great Victory (1945) passed on May 5th. In the military parade on May 9th (Victory Day), 2008, participated about 7000 members of the armed forces plus 400 troopers in mechanized military motorcades, but also it will be brought into play 32 aircrafts of Air Forces of Russian Federation...

Posted on May 5, 2008

The Ballet "Romeo and Juliet" was shown in Moscow

The ballet "Romeo and Juliet" was shown in Moscow from 18 to 20 of April by the troupe "Deutsche Oper am Rhein" from Düsseldorf and it was a part of the Festival of Modern German Choreography supported by Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. The Festival, which runs from March 27 through April 24, showcases the best German performers and strengthens the cultural interchange between Germany and Russia...

Posted on April 21, 2008

Excursion Under Snow in Air Force Museum in Monino

If compare with nice sunny warm days at the beginning of the month, during the last week the weather in Moscow became nasty, lots of rains and low temperatures, but today was quite exciting day for my current clients, Tom and Kerry from Australia. They hired my services far in advance (in January) on the dates of thier staying in Moscow, from 16 till 19 of April, with planning personal itineraries for sightseeing tours and and purchasing tickets in Old Circus...

Posted on April 17, 2008

Patriarch Alexii II Releasing Doves on the Holiday of the Annunciation

On April 7th, the holiday of Annunciation of the Mother of God, I organized for my Australian clients a special tour to the Grand Kremlin and Faceted palaces on the first half of the day and after this tour we planned to see cathedrals and Armory museum of the Moscow Kremlin. For a while I was waiting for my clients from this special tour, so I decided to hang around the grounds of the Kremlin to take some interesting pictures...

Posted on April 7, 2008

Starting personal photo-album of "My Family"

An idea to create a special photo album dedicated to My Family at my website appeared long time ago, but I was not sure if it would be interesting and worthwhile to post personal pictures of my family. It might be interesting for visitors looking for personal services, as well as my former clients and friends, to see how I live, new pictures of me, my lovely wife and pets and, of course, some interesting news of our family which I can post with these pictures...

Posted on February 29, 2008

About Me in Short

Guide, Driver and Photographer Arthur Lookyanov

My name's Arthur Lookyanov, I'm a private tour guide, personal driver and photographer in Moscow, Russia. I work in my business and run my website from 2002. Read more about me and my services, check out testimonials of my former business and travel clients from all over the World, hit me up on Twitter or other social websites. I hope that you will like my photos as well.

See you in Moscow!