Tims Mints

Tims Mints

Tims Mints Who did not once in his life think about opening a Bar together with some friends? Well, here is an example of some people who actually successfully realized this dream. Tims Mint is a café and bar, which is located in the Old Town of Riga. The place is managed by three Siblings.… Continue reading

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Russian Comeback, Feels Like I Never Left: Hello St. Petersburg!

Russian Comeback

Russian Comeback, Feels Like I Never Left: Hello St. Petersburg! Russian Comeback is a phrase that means a lot! To begin with, Hello, my name is Luuk Winkelmolen. I am a 23 year old Dutch Human Geography student from Radboud University in Nijmegen and I just arrived in Saint-Petersburg. I am currently studying Russian at… Continue reading

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Review: Bao + Bar, Moscow

bao + bar

Review: Bao + Bar, Moscow This autumn, Bao + Bar opened on Sadovaya-Kudrinskaya Street in Moscow. Serving up what it describes on its Facebook page as “Asian street food”, I had to give it a try, and so last month a classmate of mine joined me for a bite to eat. Now, some Asian food… Continue reading

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Student Interview with Lara: Our charming Swiss girl is leaving!

Student Interview

Student Interview with Lara: Our charming Swiss girl is leaving! This is a Student Interview with Lara who is a young Swiss lady at the age of 21. She spent her last two months here at our Liden & Denz language school in Saint Petersburg to improve her Russian skills. I had the chance to get an… Continue reading

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Moscow White House – If Only Walls Could Talk

Moscow White House

Moscow White House – If Only Walls Could Talk Flicking through my Moscow guidebook last month, I was pleased to be reminded that Moscow has its very own White House. Moscow’s Белый Дом is a governmental building and is the official workplace of the Russian Prime Minister. Like Washington’s White House, the Moscow version gained… Continue reading

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Hello Moscow

Hello Moscow! My name is Sam Cramer, a new intern at Liden & Denz Moscow.  I am a post-graduate from the United States here to improve my Russian language skills (starting from scratch, to be honest). During the summer of 2012 I spent a month in Moscow with my university and instantly fell in love… Continue reading

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Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics

Yuri Gagarin

Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics The Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics [Мемориальный Музей Космонавтики], or the Moscow Space Museum, is appropriately located under the ‘Monument to the Conquerors of Space’ [Монумент «Покорителям космоса»] – a 110m titanium sculpture which depicts a rocket’s scent into space. Both structures stand as tribute to Soviet and Russian innovation in the… Continue reading

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Hello St Petersburg

st petersburg

Hello St Petersburg! Hey everyone! My name is Jessica and I am currently studying Russian at the Liden & Denz Language Centre in St Petersburg! I am a student from Austria and live in a small village, near Vienna. I go to the University of Applied Sciences in Eisenstadt, where I am studying International Business… Continue reading

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