Russia from the Very Beginning

Beginner's luck

One Month into the Experience of a Rookie To celebrate my one-month anniversary in Moscow, I decided to start a blog series of the lessons I’ve learned.  I have been to Moscow before, yes, but under the close watch of a professor in a large group. Traveling alone is an entirely different experience. Especially if… Continue reading


Hello Moscow

My first visit to Moscow. A group of Americans stick out at the Bolshoi Theater (Большо́й теа́тр)!

Hello Moscow! My name is Sam Cramer, a new intern at Liden & Denz Moscow.  I am a post-graduate from the United States here to improve my Russian language skills (starting from scratch, to be honest). During the summer of 2012 I spent a month in Moscow with my university and instantly fell in love… Continue reading


Students Story: Live in Student Shared Flats

shared flats

Students Story: Live in Student Shared Flats Many students choose to live in shared flats while learning Russian. Liden & Denz has great and affordable shared flats students can enjoy while in Russia. Here is what three of them had to say about their experience so far!   Elara, currently learning Russian at Liden &… Continue reading


Student story: How is it at Liden and Denz?

Student story

Student story: How is it at Liden and Denz? Here is one more interview covering a Student Story at Liden and Denz. We interviewed two of our students, Rachid and Sophia, about their experiences and impressions of learning Russian at Liden and Denz. This is what they had to say!   Elara, currently learning Russian at… Continue reading