Moscow apps survivor kit – N°1 Yandex maps

Whether freshly arrived in Moscow or already settled, take a minute to check if you have the most useful apps for everyday life here!
You probably all have heard of Yandex maps, but do you know all its possibilities?
Russian equivalent of Google maps, it can be used in English as well as Russian. The navigation system (Yandex Navi) included in the app is more accurate than Google for traffic and location information in Russia.
It also allows to search for lots of things, from restaurants to gas stations and even banias, and you do not need to type in Russian…
You can also directly pay on the app with the help of Google or Apple Pay! People recently started posting comments and advices on places, but in Russian only, requiring translation for foreigners
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