Russia’s capital is well known as the best shopping city for tourists in the country, states RIA Novosti, quoting a message from the internet portal Tvil.ru. The accommodation booking service made the discovery of which Russian cities see more purchases being made by tourists for being more necessary, advantageous and enjoyable. The classification is based in the results of a number of online polls from users in different social media platforms. The World Shopping Day took place on November 11th. Over half of the poll’s participants chose Moscow as the best city for shopping. St Petersburg took the second place and Sochi came up third.