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Liden & Denz Russian language blog

06 Jan
2022
Saint Petersburg: Russia’s second capital Many have heard of the description of Saint Petersburg as the ‘cultural capital’ of Russia. But in fact, this city was more than that, ...
27 Dec
2021
Goodbye Saint Petersburg! After 15 weeks in Saint Petersburg, the time has finally come to say goodbye and fly home to the UK! Although this was not my first time in Russia (I spent two weeks ...
15 Dec
2021
Liden & Denz activities – learn Russian and more   In addition to the high quality teaching at Liden & Denz, I have particularly enjoyed the many extra-curricular activities they ...
06 Dec
2021
Top tips for learning Russian while in Russia Many people have heard the classic advice, that the best way to learn a foreign language is to go to a foreign country where it is spoken by the ...
03 Dec
2021
Towns outside of Saint Petersburg No one can claim that the city of Saint Petersburg lacks activities or entertainment. However, while being here for several months, I have particularly enjoyed ...
29 Nov
2021
What to do in winter: Christmas activities in Saint Petersburg As the weather gets colder, I find this limits the activities you can enjoy, wherever you are. Walking through a park or exploring ...
27 Nov
2021
Russian climate: What’s the weather really like here? Before coming to Russia, I had been warned of Russian winters. Whenever I told people that I would be here until December, a typical ...
24 Nov
2021
Supermarkets in Saint Petersburg: Where’s best to shop? When moving to a new country, wherever it may be, one of the first noticeable changes is the cuisine. Eating out in Russia is ...