Tag Archives: Learning Russian in Russia - Page 5

14 Feb
2017
Aviapark Supermall When you walk into Aviapark supermall on Hodynskiy the chances of you finding your way out are 1 in 17 million. With over 500 stores and an area of 230,000 square meters, you could stuff the entire Moscow Zoo, Luzhniki soccer field, and GUM skating rink, through its doors and still have enough ...
10 Feb
2017
Smolny Convent is located on Ploschad Rastrelli very close to the famous river Neva. It is composed of the Smolny Cathedral (Smolny Sobor) and the surrounding building complex, which was originally designed to become a nunnery. History The Russian Orthodox convent was built to house Elizabeth, the daughter of Peter the Great, who wanted to become a nun after ...
07 Sep
2016
Studying Russian – Tips & Truth I started studying Russian at school when I was about 14, although I use the word ‘studying’ loosely. In reality it was sitting in a classroom staring into space while a teacher attempted to communicate with us in unintelligible sounds- which I now assume were the Russian language. It ...
05 Sep
2016
Hello Moscow! My name is Till and I am a Swiss business student, who is currently attending Russian courses at the international language centre Liden & Denz in Russia’s capital city Moscow. In addition to the linguistical studies, I received the opportunity to work as a Blogger to tell the world about my captivation for ...
05 Sep
2016
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 ...
26 Aug
2016
Well, I can’t believe it, but my month in St. Petersburg has come to an end 🙁 Its been an amazing few weeks during which I’ve really fallen in love with this city (although, admittedly the weather makes me feel like I’ve never left Britain…) It’s difficult to decide what I’ll miss most, between my morning ...
27 Jul
2016
Meet our student Thomas Recently I had the chance to interview Liden and Denz student Thomas Jarnum. Thomas now lives in Moscow with his family, and has been studying at Liden and Denz for four weeks. Where are you originally from? I’m from Copenhagen, Denmark. How did you end up in Russia? I first came ...
30 Jun
2016
Moscow: First Impressions The title of this post is actually a little misleading. This is actually my second time in Moscow. I was first here aged 17 in 2012 on a school trip. I was incredibly lucky to visit Russia, but I was overwhelmed by Moscow. I found the city so busy and different to others I had visited that ...
18 May
2016
10 Reasons to Start Learning Russian People often ask me why am I learning Russian. Since my arrival in Russia, every person I had a conversation with, which lasted more than five minutes, asked me exactly the same question: WHY DO YOU WANT TO STUDY RUSSIAN? WHY RUSSIAN? And, till now, it is pretty difficult ...
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 ...