Tag Archives: st. petersburg - Page 5

02 Jun
2017
до встречи, Martina! Our beloved intern (and great friend) Martina Vierin is returning to Aosta in a few days. Not having her around anymore will be a bummer, of course… but the one good thing to come out of her departure is an opportunity to conduct this interview! Hi Martina! How is your last day ...
22 May
2017
“Russian language provider Liden & Denz has celebrated its 25thanniversary with a gala dinner at the Olympia Concert Hall in St. Petersburg, the city where its first school was opened.” StudyTravel magazine, May 2017
12 May
2017
Привет from the New Intern at Liden & Denz Hello everyone! My name is Cynthia, and I’m a Swiss-Hungarian 19 year old fresh off the boat from Washington, D.C.. I’m the new intern at Liden & Denz in St. Petersburg. “Why, – you may wonder – isn’t she ripe enough for an identity crisis, without adding another ...
20 Apr
2017
Hi! My name is Liz. I am from Minnesota in the United States, and am the newest intern at Liden & Denz. From exploring Russian history to finding great places to study, I hope to share what I find in St Petersburg with you. This is my fourth time in St Petersburg, but my first ...
13 Apr
2017
Travelling to a foreign country can be a stressful experience – there is so much to organise, double check, then organise again! So, how can coming to Russia be made easier? Read on for five tips to help you in your travels here. 1) Make sure you apply for your visa in time Give yourself ...
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 ...
08 Feb
2017
A Visit to Sennoy Market Last weekend I decided to visit one of the oldest grocery markets of St.Petersburg: Sennoy market / Сенной рынок (Sennoy rynok). It is located centrally at Moskovsky Prospect 4A, so you can either walk there by foot or take the metro to Sadovaya, Spasskaya or Sennaya Ploschad. The opening hours ...
27 Oct
2016
Cча́стье – pure luck near Isaac’s Cathedral Last week I discovered literally a piece of luck! Cча́стье (engl. luck) is a cute restaurant and café which offers lots of delicacies. Location It is situated very close to Isaac’s Cathedral, so you will definitely notice it when you do sightseeing there. I think it is already ...
21 Oct
2016
Yesterday it was my honour to conduct an interview with our student Eric from the United States who wants to be able to connect with every human being. The 27 year old music-lover told me a lot exciting stuff about himself, foreign languages, Russia and Liden & Denz. Eric, thank you for taking your time! ...
14 Oct
2016
Two days ago I made an awesome discovery. By accident, I found the cutest coffeehouse ever! Yesterday, me and my friend visited the Peter Paul Fortress. It was a really cold evening but still, we decided to go, we really wanted to see the beautiful building when it is lighted. Of course, it was totally ...