Our in the city: Italy – a friend is known in food

The juicy word “Italy” … It is enough to say it and the mood is lifted by itself, and before your eyes the azure expanse of the Ligurian Sea, juicy Neapolitan pizza, alluring wine from Piedmont, fresh lemons from the island of Capri, and also tomatoes, oranges, heat, songs Celentano , The Colosseum and the Leaning Tower. All these stereotypes are the hallmark of Italy. And what is it from the inside you can truly find out only by living there, as a local. And…

Our people in the city: how to find out by their clothes in Iceland

Alina Dolgopolova moved to Iceland almost 5 years ago. At first she was absolutely not up to beauty salons and beauty procedures. Study and work absorbed all free time. But adapting a little to the local rhythm of life, Alina, like any other girl, wanted to look good. How to live here Icelanders are very convivial and friendly, but at the same time rather secretive. They will never tell your face that your sweater, to put it mildly, is not to the face. Even if…

Our in the city: a feast and a break in the Middle Kingdom

The stereotypical knowledge about China is usually limited to specific foods, cheap products from AliExpress and environmental problems. It turns out that life in the most populated country of the world remains in the shadow. Maria Summers, who has been living and working in China for 5 years, helped us at least slightly raise the curtain of ignorance. How to live here Chinese can not be described in one word. In my experience, they are both emotional and not straightforward in ordinary life. I still…

Ours in the city: the man-made beauty of the Argentine girls

Argentina is almost a mecca for those who want external change. A trip to a plastic surgeon here is comparable to another visit to the nail salon, and by the hair color, you can immediately determine the consistency of the girl. Roksolana Gnatyuk shared with us amazing features from the life of Argentines and told them how the country of football, dance and mate lives. How to live here At first glance, Argentines are very friendly and embrace when they meet. At first it was…

Ours in the city: Hugge in Czech

Irina Dubrovskaya lives in the small Czech town of Lipnik nad Becvou, in which only 8,200 people. But even with the example of such a city, one can understand who the Czechs are, what drives them and whether there is much to be happy. How to live here Czechs – extremely friendly nation. No one has ever rolled our eyes with the phrase "we have come." They do it later when they get into the car and drive home. Neither the children themselves nor their…

Ours in the city: Istanbul – a mecca for shopaholics

In the autumn there will be 2 years as Anya Fedorova lives in Istanbul. Studying at a local university, a young Turkish man and a simple need for communication contributed to the fact that she quickly learned the language and seamlessly integrated into local life. And Anna told about her in more detail. How to live here There are several characteristic features of the Turks: They love to argue. They do not like to speak directly and never say "head on." They will not refuse,…

Our in the city: how to know the spirit of Cuba libre

It all started 9 years ago, when Lera Tkachenko came to Cuba for the first time after long dreams. Behind her back was a 10-year experience of performing salsa, and on arriving at the island she realized that this was her place and began to travel here every year. Now she is married to a Cuban, their son was born. And a year and a half ago, Lera decided to start her blog on instagram and made the right decision. Since the interest in a…

Ours in the city: life next door to a kangaroo

The mainland country, where everything is the opposite, where the most unusual animals are found and where beaches are created for surfing. Anna Gavrilyuk only visited Australia for the first time a year ago, but managed to fall in love, get to know nature and move to the city of Perth in Western Australia. For three months in the country she had so many changes that the girl lost track of time. Anya shared her impressions of life in Australia. How to live here First…

Ours in the city: the secret club of Moroccan women

At one time a French colony, now a modern country in northwestern Africa. Morocco attracts with its diversity – there is something from the Arab culture, something brought European trends, and at some point and does come the realization that you are in Africa. Natalia Yerofeeva (@natamaroc) married a Moroccan and moved more than 10 years ago. During this time, she studied different parts of Morocco, raised two sons and promoted her own blog. Nevertheless, Morocco every day opens up all its new sides. But…

Our people in the city: how they live in non-mythical Greece

Thanks to the myths, we know quite a lot about ancient Greece. In Athens, for example, stands the majestic temple – the Parthenon. On the island of Crete, according to legend, lived in his labyrinth Minotaur. But all this was a long time ago, and now the country has changed quite significantly. Our heroine Oksana Omelyukh arrived in Greece for the first time 7 years ago. During this time, she learned a new country for her with her color, cuisine and incredible climate, and now…