St Petersburg’s most beautiful “доходный дом”

What do Rasputin and Raskolnikov have in common? Apart from the alliteration of their names, they both lived in a particular type of apartment building. Both the infamous and mysterious characters of St Petersburg’s history and literature alike lived in these buildings known as “доходный дом” – where flats all grouped together were rented out.… Continue reading

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Walter Denz, Gruender der Liden & Denz Sprachzentren – Gesichter der Branche

“Durch den post-sowjetischen Wandel und einen Mangel an Sprachkenntnissen inspiriert entschied sich Walter Denz gegen die Weiterführung seiner akademischen Karriere und zog aus der Schweiz nach Russland, um dort sein eigenes Unternehmen zu gründen.” Lesen Sie hier den Artikel auf Englisch: StudyTravel Magazin, Januar 2017

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The Faberge Museum – St Petersburg’s finest collection of jewellery!

Located on the the Fontanka Embankment, the Faberge Museum is one of my favourite museums in St Petersburg. If, like I, you are an avid fan of historical and beautiful works of decorative arts and jewellery, do not hesitate to visit this museum! The museum was established by the ‘Link of Times’ foundation, headed by… Continue reading

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