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05 Jul
2021

Whenever you arrive in a new city, one of the first things to get to grips with is always the public transport network. Despite apps like Google Maps and Citymapper making life a lot easier ...

25 Jun
2021

Let’s learn some basic facts about the Far East!
So in the previous post, I introduced the Far East and noted that little attention is paid to this part of Russia. Indeed, a search ...

18 Jun
2021

If you’ve been keeping up with these blogs, you might know that I have finally made it to Russia! Although I had to isolate for two weeks upon arrival, thankfully this has now finished ...

15 Jun
2021

What do you know about the Far East? For most foreigners and for me, the answer is: not much.
Even though my studies at Uppsala University is meant to make me a specialist on Russia, the ...

03 Jun
2021

When I first began blogging here at Liden & Denz, you might remember that in my first post I talked about how I longed to come to Russia, and how I was studying online for the time being ...

25 May
2021

You might have spotted that several of our recent blog posts have been written by Amy Wyatt, one of the current interns at Liden & Denz. Normally Amy is the one doing the writing, but this ...

17 May
2021

Russia is well-known for its fabulous classical music. However, it’s not always easy to recall exactly who gave Russia this reputation. You may have heard of at least a few Russian ...

06 May
2021

Victory Day in Russia is coming up at the end of this week, and as usual, there is plenty planned. The annual parade will take place this year, having been postponed last year due to the ...

29 Apr
2021

Recent research, conducted by GSK, clearly demonstrates the significant impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on people’s behaviour and attitudes towards much milder forms of illness. The ...

22 Apr
2021

Happy Earth Day 2021! Today, April 22nd, is the day when around the world people take time to reflect on and show support for the natural world, and all we can do to help it. The day has taken ...

22 Apr
2021

It may seem that the tourist trail in St Petersburg is all about the city’s imperial past: the palaces of Peter the Great and Catherine the Great, the Peter and Paul Fortress and the ...

12 Apr
2021

If you’ve ever been lucky enough to visit Russia, you will probably have tasted Russian cuisine and marvelled at the variety of dishes on offer. However, did you know that some Russian ...