Doctor's advice: how to buy medicine in the American pharmacy at the best price

Once we had a doctor visiting us, and he shared his advice on how to buy a medicine in a pharmacy at the best price. Living in America - shake it off! First tip Download the GoodRx app, it's free. There, enter the name of the medicine, and the application ...

“They don’t save on toilets here”: how did an American house surprise a family from Russia

How the interior layout and decoration of our houses differs from American ones, and what most surprised the Russian family who moved to live in an American house, said the author of the blog "Made in America" ​​on Yandex.Zen. Further - from the first person. Our family is filming in Virginia ...

How an immigrant from Russia became an expert of leading US think tanks without connections and specialized education: personal experience

In fact, Russian analysts and scientists work in the United States, although they are much less common here than, say, IT specialists from Russia. Most often, such people work in American universities, and much less often in think tanks, or so-called think ...

How to enter a US university with full funding: personal experience

I was born and raised in a very small town in Russia. After leaving school, I entered the Ural Economic University (USUE) with a degree in world economics, which I graduated with honors. During my studies, I managed to visit the USA 2 times as ...

Personal experience: what I did in Russia and stopped doing in the USA

Moving to another country is always a culture shock and a long adaptation period. There are many nuances that people have to get used to and adapt to, but these are not always bad things, very often this is what can make us better, more patient ...

How to behave if a policeman stops you in the USA: advice from a Russian-speaking immigrant

The author of the channel “Russian American” on Yandex.Zen spoke about her own repeated experience of communicating with American police officers and gave advice in case the police stopped you on the road to the United States. Further - from the first person. I drive a car in America more ...

Personal experience: how I bought the first car in the USA

Buying a car in the United States is always a choice between leasing and credit, buying a new car or a used one, renting or even buying for cash. Looking ahead, I'll say that I drove a rented car, but in the end I stopped ...

Vaccination against COVID-19 in the USA: personal experience of a journalist and ForumDaily readers

Beginning April 15, any California resident over the age of 16 can register for the coronavirus vaccine. In most states, including New York, this deadline came even earlier, and, according to local rules, in order to sign up for the vaccine, it is enough to live, work or ...

Dependence on cars and one supermarket per city: why ours is unusual in one-story America

Although many people at the word “USA” represent big cities like New York, Chicago or Los Angeles, the vast majority of the country's inhabitants live in the so-called one-story America. Therefore, the author of the blog “Elena in America” on “Yandex.Zen” decided to tell what it is like to live in a “sleeping” town of 15 ...

A unique experience: a city in the USA where they go in summer clothes even in severe frosts

Tourists who have visited the northern US city of Minneapolis are surprised that even in the most severe frosts, locals can easily go to work, visit shops, cafes, entertainment venues, just dressing in a summer shirt and trousers. How they do it, the author says ...

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