Posts by: Jessica Pillinger

23 Dec
2016
Ever heard something about the Ice Hockey Club of Saint Petersburg? To be honest, I did not even know that Saint Petersburg has its own Ice Hockey Club. I heard about it for the first time, when a friend asked me if I can get some souvenir from CKA shop on Nevsky Prospekt. So therefore, ...
25 Nov
2016
Student Story: Saying Goodbye to Saint Petersburg! I still cannot believe it, saying goodbye is harder than I thought! My 3-month-stay here in Saint Petersburg is already over! It was such a great experience and I am very thankful for this awesome time here. I would really recommend it to everyone, to work or study ...
18 Nov
2016
Miranda – Our Language Star From London! Today I had the honour to conduct an interview with our student Miranda from England. As many of us know, she is able to speak almost five languages fluently! The whole story behind her language skills and behind her stay in Russia, I found out through a nice ...
11 Nov
2016
Sixty – Dinner Above The Roofs at Moscow City Are you also a fan of great views and collecting memories and pictures above the roofs? Well, I really love being at the top of buildings, especially when it offers a great possibility to have dinner there. Moscow City Last weekend I went to Moscow, and ...
28 Oct
2016
Are you a Fries Lover? Last week I made an awesome discovery – a shop that sells nothing but fries! Sounds like heaven to you? Well, it is. Uniqueness It is situated on Nevsky Prospekt and I passed by many times before I actually visited it. I was always in a hurry and I thought ...
27 Oct
2016
Cча́стье – pure luck near Isaac’s Cathedral Last week I discovered literally a piece of luck! Cча́стье (engl. luck) is a cute restaurant and café which offers lots of delicacies. Location It is situated very close to Isaac’s Cathedral, so you will definitely notice it when you do sightseeing there. I think it is already ...
21 Oct
2016
Yesterday it was my honour to conduct an interview with our student Eric from the United States who wants to be able to connect with every human being. The 27 year old music-lover told me a lot exciting stuff about himself, foreign languages, Russia and Liden & Denz. Eric, thank you for taking your time! ...
14 Oct
2016
Two days ago I made an awesome discovery. By accident, I found the cutest coffeehouse ever! Yesterday, me and my friend visited the Peter Paul Fortress. It was a really cold evening but still, we decided to go, we really wanted to see the beautiful building when it is lighted. Of course, it was totally ...
07 Oct
2016
That time when we had some typical Russian food at a Russian tavern! When visiting a new country, of course we want to try its national cuisine. Saint Petersburg offers lots of nice places to get delicious Russian food. Yesterday, my friends and me visited a real Russian tavern and it was simply awesome! Location ...
29 Sep
2016
Vodka Tasting: Vodka Museum Saint Petersburg Vodka Tasting in Russia is definitely an obligation – at least, in my opinion. I think everyone, who is going to visit this country has to try some of the typical Russian spirits! So, where to go? As we heard, that there exists a Vodka Museum in Saint Petersburg, ...