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19 Aug 2017

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If you're thinking about studying in Russia, one of the first things you'll be thinking about is accommodations. You might decide to stay in a flat with roommates, with a host ...
18 Aug 2017

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Peterhof is an absolute must see if you’re ever in town. Known as the ‘Russian Versailles', it was deemed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO. It makes for a perfect day trip ...
10 Aug 2017

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You’ve probably heard about the missing Romanov children, the whole debacle as to whether they survived, leading to imposters and decades of speculation. The most infamous ...
03 Aug 2017

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There's endless debate about how many words you need to know in order to be 'fluent', I couldn't try to put a number on it. When you consider learning a language, the expanse ...
28 Jul 2017

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There’s a lot that’s been said about Ivan the Terrible. He was insane, tyrannical, a reformist, even humanitarian. His history is as turbulent as his reputation and is a ...
26 Jul 2017

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Looking for something to do this weekend and maybe pick up a unique souvenir? Head north down the Metro and check out the flea market at Udelnaya. If you like garage sales, ...
25 Jul 2017

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Looking for St. Petersburg accommodation but you don't know what to choose? Let me tell you my story. A friend had an interesting idea. As he was packing to leave, we were ...
24 Jul 2017

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Learning a new language is a challenge no doubt – internalising new words, new grammar and syntax while trying to have it come out with some semblance of fluency. And that’s ...
19 Jul 2017

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Italki is an online platform that connects teachers and students from all over the world, allowing you to learn from a native speaker from the comfort of your home. Or ...
18 Jul 2017

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I was walking down Nevsky prospect with a hostel mate early one morning. He couldn’t get over the number of columns there were everywhere, remarking that is was like being in ...
12 Jul 2017

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If you’re looking for an affordable place to stay while travelling, a hostel could be an option for you. In St Petersburg, hostels are all over the place. If you’re working, ...
07 Jul 2017

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The Russian Museum is an excellent introduction to Russian history and culture. The museum was established by Nicholas ll who assigned Mikhailovsky Palace to become the ...