Tips for having an easier day in SPB

Exploring new countries and places can be a huge adventure, especially when it comes to somewhere like Russia. If you want to start your journey well, I recommend you to read through the following tips, they’ll help make your day that much easier. It all starts with the language As I already mentioned in my… Continue reading

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Lost in Moscow public transport? Here the best apps!

Best apps for Moscow public transport

With a population of 13 million, huge concentric circular roads and Cyrillic lettering Moscow can seem like a daunting place to get around. But after two weeks living here I have devised a list of apps that can help you navigate Russia’s biggest city. All of the apps are free!   Citymapper This app uses… Continue reading

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Survival Kit for Expat Life in Moscow

Expat life

Survival Kit for Expat Life in Moscow Expat life in Moscow can be overwhelming. The first time that I came to Moscow I really would have liked some help to figure out my way around this huge city. I was feeling totally lost and I was always looking for some advice about where to go,… Continue reading

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Come sopravvivere da straniero a Mosca

Expat life

La prima volta che ho messo piede a Mosca avrei tanto voluto qualcuno che mi desse una mano a districarmi in questa gigantesca metropoli. Ero totalmente spaesata e sempre alla ricerca di consigli su dove andare, quali posti frequentare, quali evitare e più in generale su come vivere la città da vera moscovita. Se siete… Continue reading

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Explore Russia with Яндекс – Yandex

Explore Russia with Яндекс – Yandex Everybody who is planning to visit Moscow, or Russia in general, has to do just one thing: download Yandex app. It will save your life. But, let’s starts from the beginning. Yandex is a Russian Internet company which operates the largest search engine to explore Russia. It is the 4th… Continue reading

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Learn Russian Phrasebook “Russian Lite” – a good start in Russian language

Are you travelling for your first time to Russia and would you like to know at least some survival phrases to get by during your first days of your stay before starting your classes at Liden&Denz? or are you simply a little tired of the traditional methods of memorizing new words and are you interested in perfecting… Continue reading

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Memrise App – The Garden of Knowledge!

Memrise App

Memrise App – The Garden of Knowledge! I want to introduce you all to Memrise App, a fantastic resource for learning languages online with a revolutionary technique that is scientifically proven to improve your memory! Memrise is completely free and you just have to sign up either through Facebook or by creating a username and… Continue reading

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Context-Based Approach for Learning Languages

The web and mobile phone app Lingua.ly offers the possibility to learn different kind of languages including Russian using a context-based approach. You can add your own words or predefined word-packages (different difficulty levels) to your account. Based on these words the app is looking for articles on the web and provides them to you. This… Continue reading

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