Russia is virtually a treasure trove for people who are interested in shopping for antique items and unique arts. The best place for shopping in Russia are undoubtedly Moscow and St. Petersburg which are the biggest cities of Russia. You will find something interesting to shop for at almost all corners of these cities. Kholui and palekh lacquered boxes are among the most adored souvenirs that tourists take back home. Also shop for the famed crystal bowls and home made handicraft items.