Ukraine

Underrated Europe Cities You Need To Visit

The whole of Europe is basically an open air museum. Every part in it has a long history, beautiful architecture, and interesting cultures. There are some parts/cities like London or Paris or Vienna that have been visited by many people and there some other cities that have a lot to offer but for some reason they are overlooked by most tourists. This makes this list of underrated Europe cities you need to visit all…

Safari In Ukarine: How To Visit The Askania-Nova Biosphere Reserve

Ukraine is a beautiful but undiscovered country by tourists, especially one of its regions – Kherson. Kherson region is located on the South of Ukraine and straddles the Black and Azov Sea. Most of the land here is steppe, but don’t be deceived by this, since Kherson has many wonderful locations such as: Kherson Cliffs, Winery of Prince Trubetskoy, Dzharylgach island, Kinburska Split, Oleshky Sands, many natural fantastic pink lakes and of course, Askania-Nova…

Learn To Ski In Bukovel, Ukraine

For those who are going to travel to Ukraine in winter, and always wanted to learn how to ski, I recommend going to Bukovel. Bukovel is a great place to try, for the first time, skiing or snowboarding. In fact it was just last week when I learned to ski in Bukovel myself! What Is Bukovel? Bukovel is the biggest ski resort in Ukraine. There are 16 slopes that are divided into green, blue, red…

A Comprehensive Guide To Bukovel, Ukraine

Ukraine is not a country with many nice white-sand beaches and warm seas, but it does have some nice ski resort towns. Almost all of them are located in the West of Ukraine in the Ukrainian Carpathians. The biggest and most famous ski resort is Bukovel. It is located in the small town of Polyanytsya. There are 16 slopes in Bukovel that cover over 60 km. This resort-town has different sorts of activities…

Where To Eat In Bukovel, Ukraine

Bukovel is a biggest ski resort in Ukraine and has many good places to eat. I made a list of where to eat in Bukovel for any budget and occasion. Table of Contents (Where To Eat In Bukovel, Ukraine): Gribova Hata Salo Borzo Varenyky Rondel Bar and Grill (Lounge Matras) Filvarok At Halyna Naturlich  Gribova Hata Gribova Hata is one of the most popular restaurants in Bukovel. The restaurant serves traditional Carpathian food including…

30 Things To Do In Lviv, Ukraine

Lviv is not only the cultural capital of Ukraine, AND one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, but it’s also where I live. You may have noticed that by just how much content I have about this great city. This ever expanding list of things to do in Lviv Ukraine will be useful to anyone looking to visit Lviv, either for a city break or a long term stay. Table Of Contents…

The Best Self Guided Walking Tour Of Kyiv

Before moving to Beijing, China I lived in Kyiv for five years. Those years made me love and hate Kyiv about the same amount. And I know it sounds weird, but there some things that I love about this city and some things that I absolutely hate. So, back to the things I love! While I was living and studying in Kyiv many people over the years had come to visit me. Of course, they…

Bukovel Restaurant Review: Gribova Hata (Mushroom House)

Gribova Hata or Mushroom House is a restaurant in the center of Bukovel, the biggest ski resort in Ukraine. The whole building looks like a fairytale mushroom castle and it reminds me of the Gaudi buildings in Barcelona. The first floor of this mushroom building is a huge restaurant, in the basement there is a cave/sauna and on the upper floors is a hotel. Although we didn’t stay at their hotel or went…

Camping In Bakota

Due to the current Corona virus and not being able to fly around the world we decided to spend our summer traveling within Ukraine. The first location we chose was hiking in the Ukrainian Carpathians and white water rafting in Vorokhta. This trip we decided to take it easy and go camping in Bakota. Maybe you have heard something about the Ukrainian Carpathians or Hoverla (the tallest mountain in Ukraine) before, but I am 100…

A Condensed History Of Lviv

What do you actually know about East Europe? Poor, dangerous places, post Soviet Union countries, maybe, you heard about Russian aggression in recent news…and, probably, that is all. In my condensed history of Lviv you’ll learn a bit of the origin of this cultural capital and why it should be the next place you visit. So in this article i want to tell you a bit more about this part of the…