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  • Do Valentine's Day Like a Single Russian

    Pink hearts flooding everything this week? There’s no rule that says you have to be attached to enjoy Valentine’s Day – or any day, for that matter. Celebrate you! You don’t have to shave, brush your teeth, wonder if you’ve gained a few pounds or whether your date will like your outfit. Zero stress, all the love. 


  • Spend Your Evening at Home Like a Russian

    While there's always a lot to do in St. Petersburg, sometimes it's wise to just stay at home, especially with all this news about coronavirus. While wasting these hours on social networks or watching the next movie are always options, why not make it a device-free experience as well as learn a thing or two about Russian culture?


  • Three St. Petersburg Museums to Visit Now

    With the global health situation reducing the long wait lines, now might be a perfect time to see some of the most coveted museums in St. Petersburg.


  • Siege of Leningrad: 900 Days of Courage

    Today St. Petersburg celebrates the 76th anniversary of the lifting of the Siege of Leningrad. One of the defining moments of World War II, it had a profound impact on history, and on generations of people who live here. 


  • Fuel Up On Breakfast Like a Russian

    Forget the sugar-loaded Fruit Loops! How about giving those healthy habits resolutions a chance and check out these seriously delicious – and mostly healthy – Russian breakfasts? 


  • Travel the Trans-Siberian Railway Like a Russian

    New Year is all about planning new adventures. I’ve always wanted to travel along the iconic Trans-Siberian Railway all the way from Moscow, across the Urals, through Siberia and to Vladivostok in the Far East. At 9,289 km it is the longest railroad in the world and bridges the vastness of Russia. 


  • Love New Year's Cartoons Like a Russian

    The holidays bring out the kid in all of us. Reconnect with yours as you enjoy some of our favorite Russian New Year’s cartoons. 


  • Party Like a Russian

    'tis the season! If you’re invited to a holiday party by your Russian friends (or there's one spontaneously happening at your dorm), don’t panic. Here’s how to come out alive and love every minute.


  • From Russia with Gifts: Celebrate the Holidays

    What to get for your friends and family at home?  The holiday shopping frenzy is not for the faint of heart, especially if you’re trying to get something with St. Petersburg or Russian flavor. Here’s my totally subjective top six list.


  • Brave the Cold Like a Russian

    With the temps dropping from a record warm November to wintery -9C, here’s how not to be caught singing, “The cold never bothered me anyway…”


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