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Chess and general basics?

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I will be in Moscow 7/13-7/17 basically and St. Petersburg 7/18-7/22.  What are some basics you would suggest for packing?  

If I actually have time and the schedule permits, how can I look up good chess clubs in those areas?

Thank you.
asked Jul 1, 2016 in About Russia by paloftoon (120 points)

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