Tag Archives: apps

18 Sep
2017
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 ...
27 May
2016
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, ...
26 May
2016
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 ...
28 Apr
2016
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 ...
04 Dec
2014
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 ...
06 Nov
2014
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 ...
08 Jul
2014
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 ...
08 Apr
2014
When in Riga, These Travel Apps Can Help! Whether you’re in Riga for a language course or just travelling around Latvia, there’s now an app for that! Tourist routes, nearby accommodation, information about landmarks and tourist attractions and cultural events can all be found on a brand new app for smartphones and tablets. Created by ...
13 Nov
2013
For this week’s app review, we’re going underground to navigate Russia’s metros. Some newcomers to a city might find it difficult or at least a hassle to navigate the unfamiliar metro system. But with this app, simply named Metropolitan, life underground will be much easier and you will be changing trains like a pro in ...
06 Nov
2013
This week’s app review isn’t exactly going to be an app review, but rather a website review, which also has a mobile app. The website (and corresponding app) is called spotted by locals and is one of the best St. Petersburg (or many other cities for that matter) guide out there. The website is essentially ...