Ukraine

10 Iconic Landmarks in Europe

Europe is a place full of amazing architecture, natural beauty, and delicious food. Every tourist can find something special that suits them in Europe. It can be a fancy vacation in Nice, or a budget vacation in Ukraine. However there are a few iconic landmarks in Europe that every tourist should see at least once in a lifetime.  10 Iconic Landmarks in Europe Eiffel Tower, France Everyone has seen or heard about the famous…

5 European Countries To Visit On A Small Budget 

There are a lot of places in the world that you can travel to, have a great time, and not spend your whole fortune. And although Europe is considered to be quite an expensive place to travel (it’s true if we talk about Iceland, Norway, GB, and a few others), there are a few European countries that are great to visit on a small budget. 5 European Countries To Visit On A Small…

Restaurant Review: Bao Casual in Lviv, Ukraine

If you are in love with Hong Kong cuisine and live in Lviv, Ukraine there is good news. A new dim sum restaurant has just opened in the city center. This is not the only restaurant in Lviv that offers dim sum (there are YOKI and Split), but Bao Casual has the widest selection.  Here is my restaurant review with all the pluses and minuses that you need to know about. Location Bao Casual…

The Comprehensive Guide To Chernivtsi, Ukraine

Ukraine definitely makes it into the list of underrated tourist destinations in Europe, and one of the cheapest destinations in Europe. At the same time Chernivtsi makes it into the list of underrated tourist destinations in Ukraine. For those who have somehow found out about this place and want to visit I wrote the comprehensive guide to Chernivtsi, Ukraine to help you better navigate the city and not miss out on anything. Chernivtsi is one…

How To Visit Dzharylhach, An Uninhabited Island In The South Of Ukraine

I am embarrassed to admit that I just learned of Dzharylhach island this year. But as soon as I had seen some of the photos of this place my goal was to visit it and write an article in English so tourists would know about this uninhabited and beautiful place. Dzharylhach is an island and national park that everyone can visit and camp. The island lays at the bottom of the Kherson region in the…

How To Visit The Kherson Cliffs

Ukraine is a big country with many undiscovered places all over. And the Kherson region (6 things to do in Kherson) is one of the richest of them all with many amazing places. There are so many unique locations that both foreign and Ukrainian tourists don’t know about. With Covid-19 and closed borders more people started to travel around their own country and that is how I learned about many of them…

Castle In Stare Selo, Ukraine

The village of Stare Selo, which by the way translates literally as “Old Village” is located 30 km away from Lviv. There, by the railway, sit the ancient remains of a once great castle. Nowadays, the castle in Stare Selo is a forgotten place that is very rarely visited by tourists, perhaps due to the inconvenient location.  The first fortification walls in Stare Selo were built in the 15th century to protect…

Berdychiv Castle

Berdychiv is a small city that is located 181km from Kyiv. The city itself does not have many historical sites to visit, except one, and a very important one. The centerpiece of this city is Berdychiv Castle, which nowadays is a Roman-Catholic church.  The castle walls started to appear back in the 16th century and its owner was the Tyshkevich family. However in the 17th century one of the family members – Ian…

Fisherman’s House, Staryi Solotvyn, Ukraine

Staryi Solotvyn is a small village located around 170 km west of Kyiv. The village was first mentioned in the middle of the 16th century, and although the village has its own interesting history and a few things worth visiting, including Holy Cross church, very few people have even heard about this place until recently. The recent hype is due to an old fisherman’s house located on a small island in the middle…

Hotel Review: Atlant (Uzhhorod, Ukraine)

Uzhhorod is one of the small but beautiful cities in Ukraine that is worth visiting. Uzhhorod is not only famous for its cherry blossom festival, but an ancient castle, great cathedrals, a beautiful synagogue and for many other things. Due to some local tourists, the city has quite a few hotels and hostels. During our visit we chose to stay in Hotel Atlant, so here is my honest review of this place.  Location During…