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Top preference: high quality and safe environment
04.10.2018
Riga is a very comfortable city for all ages, even for high-school students. Why do parents choose Russian Language Academy Durbe for their children? The main factors are high-quality courses and safe environment of the city, another point is the confidence their children will be taken care of during the studies and while living with the Host Families.   Noam – a student from Sweden, who initially booked 3 weeks of Russian studies and then extended his stay with us....
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Study Russian and celebrate the New Year in Riga!
06.11.2018
We prepared an exclusive festive offer and a special holiday present for you to improve your Russian skills and to spend an amazing New Year holiday in a romantic Riga, full of Christmas lights with the anxious expectation of the New Year's miracle! New Year package includes: 1) Shared flat accommodation from December 26, 2018, until January 5, 2019 (10 nights), single room, self-catering (residence, en-suite rooms accommodation upon request, ask for the price) 2) 20 Individual lessons, taken over 5 study days (December...
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Bonding with the host family experience
25.10.2018
Hi everyone! We have a host-family focused interview with our sunny student from UK – Natasha, to share with you today!   Natasha, why did you choose to stay with the Russian HF? I wanted to be able to practise my Russian in a real life situation. Also I hadn’t been to a foreign country alone before and I felt that staying with a host family would be more ‘homely’. Please describe your experience with them. Very positive! Elena was...
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Russian language course and accommodation just 800 EUR for 2 weeks!
25.10.2018
To give an extra motivation to come to Latvia and take the Russian language course in Riga in the year 2018 we prepared a special offer right for you. Special price for 2 weeks Russian language course in Riga in November and December -  800 EUR (you save 290 EUR!) Price includes: * Standard Russian with 20 lessons per week (Beginners can start from December 3, all other levels - from any Monday) * 2 weeks accommodation in our cosy Student Shared Flat, single...
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How to obtain funding for studies abroad
09.08.2018
Hello guys! It’s me again, Marianne. I am the summer intern at the Russian Language Academy Durbe in Riga, Latvia. I am French but I study in the UK and I just spent one year in Granada, Spain. I am conscious that traveling for your studies or to do an language internship might seem complicated and costly. So here are my tips on how to obtain funding for your studies/internship abroad! Erasmus+ You probably heard about Erasmus+, the EU's programme...
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My day trip to Sigulda
08.08.2018
Riga, Sunday morning. I feel like exploring Latvia and start asking around: where can I go for an afternoon trip? I was unanimously advised to go to Sigulda and explore Gauja National park. I ran to the train station and 1h15 later, I arrived in Sigulda. This is probably the greenest place you can imagine, and the cleanest air you can breathe! Sigulda is ideal for those who wish to take a small break away from the city. I liked...
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