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18 Sep 2015

It seems only yesterday I awoke from my slumber at 2am to make the six hour journey to arrive in wonderful Peter, and study at Liden & Denz. After two months studying ...
16 Sep 2015

[pullquote align="left or right"]"I am not a tree hugger, an esoteric or particularly religious, but when I’m standing in the forest, I always get this undefinable feeling and ...
14 Sep 2015

If you’re not sure where to eat in St. Petersburg this week, zoom over to a quaint café on Gorokhovaya ulitsa: Zoom Café. Founded in 2004, Zoom Café oozes a modern, trendy ...
11 Sep 2015

This year, Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU) celebrated its 260th anniversary. It is therefore no surprise that this longstanding educational institution is steeped in ...
08 Sep 2015

“Novgorod” comes from the Old Church Slavonic Новъ and Городъ, and literally translates as “new city”. Although Veliky Novgorod means “Great New City”, the name is somewhat ...
05 Sep 2015

Imagine being forced to pay tax for having facial hair. For Russian men this became a reality on the 5th of September in 1698 when Peter the Great imposed a beard tax. If ...
03 Sep 2015

The restaurant’s punning name reads in Russian as Jackie Chan, encapsulating that Asian and American cuisines are to be found on the menu at this chilled and chic restaurant. ...
02 Sep 2015

Test your wit and teamwork skills at Mysteria, a puzzle-solving activity for you and your friends. You and your team mates are locked for an hour in a specially designed room ...
01 Sep 2015

“Посетив ВИНЗАВОД, Вы всегда сможете увидеть искусство, определяющее не только сегодняшний, но и завтрашний день.”* Sofiya Trotsenko, President of VINZAVOD Round the corner ...
31 Aug 2015

Nikolai Gogol's stories continue to captivate readers in Russia and around the world. In St. Petersburg, Gogol's legacy has provided the inspiration for a restaurant and a ...
29 Aug 2015

Looking for an inexpensive, tasty, vegetarian restaurant in the centre of St. Petersburg? Then look no further than Prana Bar St. Petersburg. The Sanskrit word for “life ...
28 Aug 2015

For anyone learning a language abroad, it can be daunting to make new friends outside the classroom in order to improve your spoken level. In Moscow, there is an international ...