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18 Aug
2014
One of the Oldest Cities in Russia – Вели́кий Но́вгород! Last week we wanted to escape the urban jungle and decided to go to Veliky Novgorod. It’s one of the oldest cities in Russia with about 210000 residents and it is located 180km south-southeast from St. Petersburg. We went there by the train Lastochka (Ласточка) and ...
15 Aug
2014
On the 15th of August in 1893, 121 years ago, one of the largest museums of the world was opened to the public: The State Tretyakov Gallery (Государственная Третьяковская Галерея)! The Tretyakov Gallery is an art gallery in Moscow and it is the foremost depository of Russian fine art in the world! In 1856, the ...
14 Aug
2014
Riga’s City Festival is the main annual event in Latvia! This year it takes place from 15th to 17th August. It consists of musical, artistic, theatrical and dance performances, as well as sports events and attractions. This festival gives you a wonderful impression of Riga’s city! It will begin on Friday evening with a special ...
13 Aug
2014
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The Mikhail Chekhov Riga Russian Theatre is the oldest Russian drama theatre outside Russia. There has not been an independent Russian theatre in Riga before. It opened its doors on the 2nd of October in 1883 with the premiere of I. Shpanzinsky’s “Major’s Wife”. At the beginning of the 20th century, the famous art directors ...
12 Aug
2014
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How About a Visit To a Russian Circus? Circuses are an old and big tradition in Russia. Its roots go back to the fairs of the 17th century. The building of Moscow’s Nikulin Circus (МосковскийциркНикулина) was opened on 20th October 1880 and it belongs to the oldest circuses in Russia. It only consisted of five rows ...
11 Aug
2014
“Living here is temporary, but in Russia nothing is as permanent as temporary”, one resident of a communal apartment said about his living conditions. With this statement he said the truth. After Russian revolution, the Bolsheviks expropriated apartments of upper classes and filled them with families just to overcome the housing crisis in urban areas. Since ...
08 Aug
2014
Since yesterday and until Sunday you can join the Harley-Days Festival right in the city center! This year over 4000 bikers from Russia and other countries are expected. It is not only popular among motorcycle-fans, but also among the residents and visitors of St. Petersburg. Besides Hamburg and Barcelona, the Harley-Days Festival takes place in ...
07 Aug
2014
On the 7th of August in 1803, Ivan Kruzenstern led the first Russian round-the-world expedition. Ivan Kruzenstern was a Baltic-German admiral and explorer. In 1787, he joined the Russian imperial navy and served in the war against Sweden from 1789-1790. After that, he studied seamanship in England and took part in battling French ships. When ...
06 Aug
2014
A Must-Do In Riga: The Central Market When you are visiting Riga, the Central Market is a must-do there! It is the most colourful and delicious place in the city where you can find healthy and quality food. It’s also a paradise for gourmands, but with reasonable prices. You will definitely love it! When the ...
05 Aug
2014
It is the last month of summer, so enjoy the last rays of sunshine! The best thing you can do, is to eat or drink outside and enjoy this fantastic weather. Maybe you have already heard that the weather will change in two weeks, so let’s enjoy it as long as possible! From May to ...