Watch Synchronised and Original Russian Cinema Of course if you are here to study Russian, you should be going to watch original Russian Cinema. But for those who have arrived only recently, are lazy, or find Russian dubbing of their favourite movies too weird, there are a couple cinemas around town where, every now and ...
Beaches in Russia: Everyone Goes to the Beach! Summer is finally coming to Saint Petersburg and many students talk of getting out of the city on weekends to visit some of the nearby beaches on the Baltic. Here are a few things I learned riding the elektrichka – the local train service – to Solnechnoye ...
St. Petersburg: Take a Walk down Rubinshteyna street Some of you have probably heard of, or already been on Rubinshteyna street (на Рубинштейна) – the hip street of central Saint Petersburg. Today I want to share with you a few of my favorite places there. I had the fortune of living on this street for ...
Greetings from Esther! I am Esther, greetings! I am 28, from … well, I was born in Seoul, schooled in Bologna, sent to college in Bloomington, Indiana, then moved to Amsterdam where I finished my BA last year (Eastern-European Studies). Now, after six or so months in Sankt Petersburg, I think I might have found ...