The best viewpoints to see Moscow from above

Moscow from above

Moscow is so beautiful, it is worth to see from every angle, but the view from above is totally stunning. That’s why there are so many viewpoints around the city. They are historical buildings, parks, museums, and restaurants that also offer breath-taking views of the city. So, in this article you will find some hints… Continue reading

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Russian Emigre Literature – Nabokov and identity

Nabokov and emigre literature

A lesser known part of Russian history is the widespread emigration that happened during the Soviet Union. After the Communist revolution in 1917, a vast wave of 1-3 million Russian intellectuals, teachers and nobility were forced to flee the former Russian Empire. Among these emigrants were the famous literary figures Nabokov, Brodsky and Bunin, who… Continue reading

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“In der Banja schwitzen, frieren im eisigen Baikalsee” – Travelnews

Der Artikel aus dem schweizer Onlinemagazin Travelnews folgt der Liden & Denz Pressetour und beschreibt die Geschichte des Instituts von der Gründung in St. Petersburg in 1992 bis hin zur Eröffnung des neuen Campus in Irkutsk. Er erklärt außerdem, weshalb man Russisch in der ostsibirischen Hauptstadt lernen und den fantastischen Baikalsee entdecken sollte. “Warum Irkutsk?… Continue reading

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