Tag Archives: Moscow - Page 5

08 Feb
2017
3 Tools That Will Help You Prepare For Travelling I am a big fan of travelling. Once you get bitten by a travel bug, there is no cure – the saying is true. Before my 24th birthday I’ve travelled to over 20 countries around the world. I’ve lived in US, Greece and Russia and used almost every ...
02 Feb
2017
4 Most Common After Holiday Chit Chats Chit Chats and small talk are always there to fill the time in between classes. Here are my top 4 Chit Chats! Have you made a strategy to master Russian. Well, living in Moscow and all – it does come up here and there in a conversation. Once I ...
25 Jan
2017
Sunny Day in Moscow: Enjoying the Winter From The Inside On a unique sunny day, among the past couple of days, I’ve been thinking about the Sun – or the lack of thereof in Moscow and in Russia. Notorious for its fierce winters, Russia is also one of the few countries where with the Sun ...
20 Jan
2017
Lumiere Hall Showcases Van Gogh Like You’ve Never Seen Before Lumiere Hall is a beautiful, spacious, creative space hosting numerous events including Live Canvas (Живые полотна) Exhibitions. It is an impressive combination of art and multimedia production. The audience has an opportunity to admire the greatest work of art projected on the walls all around the ...
18 Jan
2017
Entrepreneurship, Determination and Language Learning: The connection Here we are, day 18th of 2017! Ask yourself what you did for the past 18 days – were they blurry or clear, happy or sad, productive or passive..? Did you work on your Russian language skills? I would like to dedicate this post to two things: one is ...
23 Dec
2016
Gratitude Days Turn Into Years! Happy 2017 ! The months of Gratitude are upon us. Or, should I say days? Starting with Thanksgiving in the West all the way to Epiphany in the East. I am talking about two different religions here, конечно (clearly). What about the rest of the year? What is it about ...
12 Dec
2016
So Long, Farewell! So the time has come to say take my last selfies on Red Square, buy my last few matryoshkas and say my goodbyes, or my до свидание’s! Time has passed so quickly, bringing to mind Turgenev’s words from Fathers and Sons: “for nowhere in the world does [time] fly as in Russia.” ...
25 Nov
2016
Art Weekend, Moscow This weekend, Moscow’s Design Centre (Центр дизайна), Artplay, is hosting Art Weekend, a market for all lovers of unique handmade gifts and crafts. With over 200 sellers, the autumn Art Weekend promises to be the place to buy one-of-a-kind souvenirs and Christmas gifts. The market has already enjoyed great success in the ...
15 Nov
2016
Vladimir the Great, Monument to a Russian Hero… or is it? A recent addition to the centre of Moscow has been turning heads. From its very conception over two years ago to its unveiling on 4th November 2016, the monument to Vladimir the Great (Владимир Святославич/Владимир Великий) has been a point of heated discussion. The ...
11 Nov
2016
Sixty – Dinner Above The Roofs at Moscow City Are you also a fan of great views and collecting memories and pictures above the roofs? Well, I really love being at the top of buildings, especially when it offers a great possibility to have dinner there. Moscow City Last weekend I went to Moscow, and ...