Dasha lives in Volgograd, one of Russia's industrial and cultural centers. Formerly known as Stalingrad, it is located on the Western bank of the Volga River, the longest river in Europe. She loves her city for its beautiful views, buildings, flowers, trees and especially for its kind people. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, singing and spending time with her friends. Dasha would like to be a doctor or a salesman when she grows up. If she could go anywhere, she would like to visit Italy or Greece.