Posts by: Rachel.Proctor - Page 2

09 Aug
As a keen foodie who’s already lived here for five months, I have a few ideas of where to go when dining out in St. Petersburg. Here is my top selection which I believe caters for a wide range of tastes: 1)      Teremok (Теремок)  Russian cuisine The fast-food cafe is ideal for a cheap snack ...
08 Aug
The temperatures are soaring in the Capital of the North this week, so continuing on our quest to find the best places for enjoying summer in the city, we present to you Elagin Island (Елагин Остров). The river Neva (Нева) isn’t the cleanest but you may even spot a few fish in the clear waters ...
07 Aug
Whilst living in a student hostel on Kazanskaya Ulitsa (Казанская улица) with no washing machine, a friend recommended that I try out Stirka 40 (Стирка 40), the laundrette just down the same street at no.26. This however is no ordinary establishment because Stirka is also a bar. What began as a graduation project by a ...