#StudentLife Russia and Sweden

I have always been curious about how Russian student life is like. Is it all as tough and “Soviet-like” as I assume it to be? Late last year, my chance to find out came when two groups of university students came to visit from Moscow and Saint Petersburg. The Swedish Institute organised this trip for… Continue reading

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Divo Ostrov amusement park

Divo Ostrov (Диво Остров) is an amusement park in St. Petersburg. It has nothing to envy to amusement parks in Europe or America. Some of its attractions are among the best (and riskiest) attractions in the world. However, there are also more classic attractions that are less risky: bumper car, carousels, and a panoramic wheel… Continue reading

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