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20 May
2014
Marcello Thiel is working as a German teacher here at Liden & Denz while he studies. Here is his story: Why did you decide to come to Russia to study Russian? I wanted to improve my Russian. I studied Russian a long time ago and I almost forgot it and lost a bit of my ...
07 May
2014
This week’s Practical Information concerns going away for a day or for a weekend. We all love St Petersburg, obviously, but every so often it’s nice to discover somewhere new! St Petersburg is ideally located in the north-west of Russia, and it’s very easy to get to places like Vyborg, Moscow and Pushkin from the ...
28 Apr
2014
You may have seen that the Liden & Denz language centres in Russia will be closed on Thursday to celebrate Spring and Labour Day! International Workers’ Day is a celebration of labour and the working classes and coincides with the traditional European Spring holiday of May Day, hence why Russia celebrates both on the same ...
23 Apr
2014
Russian currency, as you all know, is called the rouble and there are 100 kopecks in one rouble. Roubles are issued in coins in amounts of one, two, five and ten roubles, and bank notes come in values of ten, fifty, one hundred, five hundred, one thousand and five thousand roubles. You can also find ...
14 Apr
2014
The white nights will soon be arriving and St Petersburg will soon transform itself into the most romantic place on earth. From the end of June to the beginning / middle of July, the sun only partially sets for five hours when its casts a warm glow across the domes of the St Petersburg’s churches, ...
24 Mar
2014
If you’re after a cute little café to have your lunch in, head over to Le Café Jili Bili on Nevsky Prospect. Located on the corner of Nevsky Prospect and Sadovaya Ulitsa, opposite Gostiny Dvor, this beautiful café offers breakfast, lunch and dinner and even the ever-so-Russian Business Lunch! The menu has a wide range ...
12 Feb
2014
If you’re a fan of Russian history, you’re already spoilt for choice in St Petersburg with the Hermitage and the Russian Entomology Museum, and now there’s even more for you to see. The Romanov Exhibition is opening at Len-Expo today and runs until the 2nd of March. With interactive exhibits and the items of property ...
27 Nov
2013
St. Petersburg is a favorite destination for tourists thanks to its beautiful sights and history. But another thing that makes the city so worth visiting is actually not the city at all, but the suburbs of the city, known as the Prigorod (Пригород). Each of these smaller towns has its own royal estates, parks and ...
10 Dec
2012
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Volunteer programme in organizations in St.Petersburg focuses on the opportunity to work with children and their families who are in critical situation.
13 May
2012
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As part of a busy and professional team, you will assist the theater management team by providing administration and project tracking support during an international theater festival in September-October 2010.