Posts by: sonja.anwander

29 Aug
2014
Time is running by so fast and unfortunately it is already time form me to say пока to lovely Piter. During the six weeks I have been studying and working as an intern at the Liden& Denz School in Saint Petersburg, I have not only improved my Russian, met a lot of adorable people but ...
29 Aug
2014
Saint Petersburg was the Capital of Imperial Russia when the October Revolution in 1917 sent shockwaves around the world. Yesterday some students followed together with Evgeny Petrovich, one of the teachers from the Liden& Denz Petersburg School, the tracks of this historical important event. The excursion started in room number nine, where Evgeny Petrovich explained ...
27 Aug
2014
  This coming Saturday night bonfires will be lit on the beaches of the Baltic Sea. In ancient times, bonfires were lit to warn of dangers. More or less twenty years ago the countries around the Baltic Sea took up this tradition again. Since then every last Saturday of august they are lighting the bonfire, ...
18 Aug
2014
Last Friday the legendary Vodka Party took place at the Liden and Denz St. Petersburg School! Thanks to the enthusiastic attendance of our students and some teachers as well the party was a great success. As soon as the tables have been put away and music was turned on, class number eight turned into the ...
13 Aug
2014
On Tuesday the 12th of August eleven students from the Liden&Denz St.Petersburg Center took place in the Master Class of Russian Cuisine. We met at 15:30 and Louise, our front-desk manager, accompanied us to the Restaurant Trojka . There the owner of the restaurant and one of his cooks received us. As we sat down ...
05 Aug
2014
Since Saint-Petersburg became the Capital of Russia and the Tsar family moved there and reigned from there, the city is strongly related to the Romanov Dynasty, which ruled over more than 300 years Russia. During this time Russia and the city have seen both, times of cultural and economic progress but also times of war ...
04 Aug
2014
84 years ago the Russian Airborne Troops  have been founded on the 2nd of august in 1930. Since then they help to solve big national problems. In the past they fought in big wars like world war ll. for the security of her motherland, nowadays they assure the security by supporting Anti-Terrorism-operations. They are an elite ...
31 Jul
2014
This Saturday night an impressive light show is taking place at the Gatschina Palace, about 50 km outside of Saint Petersburg. From 11p.m to 3a.m the park of the Gatschina Palace will become a wonderland of lights and shadows: open air light and firework shows will be in the centre of the stage, whereas theatrical ...
30 Jul
2014
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  The Skyline Bar in Riga is an urban and hip place featuring the best view over the attractive old town and the Baltic Sea. A glass lift will take you to the bar, which is located on the 26th floor of the Radisson Blu Hotel. Here not only the view, but also the menu is ...
28 Jul
2014
A river and canal boat trip will offer you a new view on the city and is an essential part of any exploration of the city, since Saint-Petersburg is also named the “northern Venice”. Last Friday around 30 students from the Liden&Denz St. Petersburg Center joined such a boat trip. Our captain was already waiting ...