Posts by: Elena Bianchini

24 May
2016
Moscow haircut experience – My Story After two moths that I live in Moscow, I suddenly decided it’s time for a Moscow haircut. It was not a premeditated decision, I just felt that I needed to change something. And usually, when a woman wants to change it begins from her hair. Actually, I did it ...
18 May
2016
10 Reasons to Start Learning Russian People often ask me why am I learning Russian. Since my arrival in Russia, every person I had a conversation with, which lasted more than five minutes, asked me exactly the same question: WHY DO YOU WANT TO STUDY RUSSIAN? WHY RUSSIAN? And, till now, it is pretty difficult ...
11 May
2016
A Taste of Russian poetry: Anna Akhmatova Russian poetry is famous all over the world for its great number of talented writers. Within the best renowned we can find the names of: Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Leo Tolstoj, Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin, Anton Chekhov and I could can go on and on. But there is also a woman whose ...
10 May
2016
5 Point Stops Inside the Moscow Kremlin Moscow Kremlin is one of the most famous constructions in the world! Students studying Russian with us wanted to pay it a visit! Read about their experience !   Last friday, Liden & Denz school of Moscow organized a great excursion: a guided tour of the Kremlin. Many students ...
05 May
2016
High End Shopping in Moscow High End Shopping. A word that every single woman loves, and also some men do love it. It is an international word and also in Moscow you can hear it many times. Indeed, in this city there are plenty of shopping centers and markets. The main reason is because Russian ...
04 May
2016
Привет всем! Today I’d like to continue to talk about art and music of the russian culture. Within some days (May 7) will be the birthday of one of the most famous russian composer: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Пётр Ильи́ч Чайко́вский). He is known all over the world for his amazing compositions and his music is ...
03 May
2016
Let’s talk about one of the most famous attractions in Moscow: Bolshoi Teatr (Большой театр). Everyone who visits Moscow should go, at least one time, to listen to an opera (or to see a ballet) played in this theater. Here are displayed the most famous works, played by great opera singers. On the next friday ...
02 May
2016
May has officially begun! And in Russia this means that also the “майские праздники” (May holidays) had started. Russian people really loves these holidays because they finally can relax and spend some time with the family. These festivities are: May 1 (Праздник Весны и Труда – Spring and Labor day) and May 9 (День Победы ...
29 Apr
2016
A glimpse of Russian Easter festivities! As everybody knows, Russian Easter never coincides with the Catholic Easter. It is always some weeks later and this year will fall on the next Sunday, the 1st of May. It is the most important festivity in the Orthodox world (even more then Christmas) and, for this reason, the streets of ...
28 Apr
2016
Explore Russia with Яндекс – Yandex Everybody who is planning to visit Moscow, or Russia in general, has to do just one thing: download Yandex app. It will save your life. But, let’s starts from the beginning. Yandex is a Russian Internet company which operates the largest search engine to explore Russia. It is the 4th ...