Tag Archives: Liden & Denz Cultural Programme - Page 2

05 Aug
2014
Since Saint-Petersburg became the Capital of Russia and the Tsar family moved there and reigned from there, the city is strongly related to the Romanov Dynasty, which ruled over more than 300 years Russia. During this time Russia and the city have seen both, times of cultural and economic progress but also times of war ...
28 Jul
2014
A river and canal boat trip will offer you a new view on the city and is an essential part of any exploration of the city, since Saint-Petersburg is also named the “northern Venice”. Last Friday around 30 students from the Liden&Denz St. Petersburg Center joined such a boat trip. Our captain was already waiting ...
03 Feb
2014
It’s a very well known fact that walking tours are the best way to see a new city, and Liden and Denz provide an excellent tour that lasted around two hours, taking in the sights from theatres and museums to the headquarters of the Russian version of Facebook! Having been to St Petersburg before, I ...
09 Jan
2014
Almost everyone who comes to St. Petersburg for any amount of time visits certain “must see” sights in the city. There are all the world famous cathedrals, palaces and of course, museums like the State Hermitage  (Государственный Эрмитаж) that make St. Petersburg such an amazing place to visit. Despite the widespread praise of these sites, ...
14 Oct
2013
Last week, a group of students made the long trek all the way to the end of St. Petersburg’s Blue metro line. The trip was well worth it though, because waiting for them at the end, was a tour of the Baltika (Балтика) brewery. Baltika was founded just one year before the collapse of the ...
11 Oct
2013
No matter who you are, going fast is a thrilling experience. And at the Pit Stop Karting Club  in St. Petersburg, students from Liden & Denz got their chance to challenge each other in an adrenaline filled mini go kart tournament. Just as in a Formula One race, the mini tournament was an international event. ...
13 Sep
2013
Yesterday, two teams of students from Liden & Denz explored some less famous parts of the city in search of unique hidden jems. They went through Mikhailovsky Park (Михайловский Парк), the bank of Fontanka river (Набережная реки Фонтанки) and the Summer Garden (Летний Сад) in search of underrated monuments. Other tasks included finding backyards and ...
02 Sep
2013
The end of Summer Vodka Party took place last Friday. We took some nice photos and we want to share them with you.
22 Aug
2013
Yesterday, Liden & Denz students went on an excursion at Baltika Brewery in St. Petersburg. Despite the fact that beer is not a traditional drink in Russia, Baltika Brewery (Пивоваренная компания Балтика) is still one of the biggest factories producing beer in all Europe. In fact, it is bigger than any factory in the UK ...
19 Aug
2013
The atmosphere was great at last Friday’s Vodka Party. Many people were there, some were leaving  the day after and were there to say goodbye. Students at the Vodka Party always get to know each other and talk a bit more. This time, the role-playing game in Russian was also a big bunch of fun. ...