Tag Archives: st. petersburg - Page 8

18 Nov
2014
Hi everybody, my name is Manuela, and I am a new intern here at Liden&Denz in St. Petersburg and I will be with you for the next 4 weeks! Let me introduce myself: I am 26 years old, I am Italian and am руссист, that is I am a really passionate about Russia in whole its beauty. ...
12 Nov
2014
The Bronze Horseman – Eternal Defender of St Petersburg! The Bronze Horseman is one of the most iconic sights of St Petersburg. Stood on Senate Square, by the banks of the Neva, in between the Admiralty and St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the statue is an exemplary tribute to Peter the Great and looks over his city ...
20 Oct
2014
Beloved football team of St. Petersburg, Zenit, has taken a two point loss to their lead at the top of the Russian Premier League, following a draw against team FC Krasnodar. The Zenit team coach, Andre Villas-Boas, was indignant about the loss and accused the referee of making numerous mistakes in his handling of the game. ...
17 Oct
2014
On the 16th October 2014, Russian TV Channel St.Petersburg aired a feature on current issues around tourism to St.Petersburg. Liden & Denz owner Walter Denz contributed to the feature reflecting on seasonality, accessibility and transport issues (in Russian):  
11 Aug
2014
“Living here is temporary, but in Russia nothing is as permanent as temporary”, one resident of a communal apartment said about his living conditions. With this statement he said the truth. After Russian revolution, the Bolsheviks expropriated apartments of upper classes and filled them with families just to overcome the housing crisis in urban areas. Since ...
08 Aug
2014
Since yesterday and until Sunday you can join the Harley-Days Festival right in the city center! This year over 4000 bikers from Russia and other countries are expected. It is not only popular among motorcycle-fans, but also among the residents and visitors of St. Petersburg. Besides Hamburg and Barcelona, the Harley-Days Festival takes place in ...
26 Jun
2014
Tonight we already will see a little final even before the 1/8 finals have started. Russia plays against Algeria, it’s the last game for both in their group. The situation in that group is quite interesting as theoretically all teams have the chance to reach the 1/8 finals. But of course we want to see ...
24 Jun
2014
On the occasion of the international chess day, the Palace Square in Saint Petersburg will become a huge chessboard and the chess pieces will be real people! The international chess day was stated in 1966 and since then celebrated on the 20th of July. This year Saint Petersburg will celebrate it in an extraordinary way! While chess ...
28 May
2014
This week’s practical information is all about public transport within the city. There’s a wide range of ways to get around the city and although you can do it on foot, of course, the public transport here is cheap and efficient and definitely worth using. The metro is the most obvious choice: with five lines ...
23 May
2014
May 27 is the 311 anniversary of Saint Petersburg and this is definitely worth a festival! The festival will take place this Sunday the 25th of May. The celebrations kicks off on 2 p.m. on St. Isaac’s Square. There you will find singers performing Russian songs. Against 5 p.m. make sure to find yourself in the city ...