Saint Petersburg, Russia
Uliana, 27
Independent Artist & Music Lover
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What do you do and why do you do it?

I try to do art in any kind of way.

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

Florence and the Machine - Cosmic Love / The Kooks - Gap / Kaleo - I Can’t Go On Without You

What are the best TV shows of all time?

Scrubs, True Detective (1 season)

Name some spots in Saint Petersburg that are good for a Tinder date.

I think Prosto Vino and Jean-Jacques would be fine

Who’s your hero and where in Saint Petersburg would you take them out for a serious hang?

Oscar Wilde. To the bar, of course!

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

My favourite one is Spanish brand Uterqüe

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

to have a picnic in the park

Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in Saint Petersburg that you particularly like?

Yeah, there is a hidden bar called Kabinet

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Saint Petersburg? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

Il Lago restaurant on Krestovsky island is one of the fanciest and delicious places in St-Petersburg.

What restaurant in Saint Petersburg looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

Small Chinese restaurants

Where can you get the best cocktail in Saint Petersburg? Which one do you like?

1 1/2 komnati - just say to bartender what you like

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

Pel’meni and pyshki for dessert

What are the Saint Petersburg spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

Hermitage Museum

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Natalia Dubovik