Cities and Towns

Top 3 best travelling destinations of Ukraine

Lviv (in Ukrainian: Львів) is one of the most picturesque and enchanting cities not only in Ukraine, but also in the whole Europe. Being an indisputable capital of Ukrainian culture and national identity, Lviv has always played a major role in the development of democracy and struggle for Ukraine’s independence. This is the city with a long history, which you can observe in its streets, architecture, scenery and a great deal of wonderful attractions: The Lviv Opera House, The Palace of Counts Potockis, The Chapel of the Boim family, The Dominican Church, The Bernardine Monastery, Lviv City Hall, Pharmacy Museum, Museum of Brewing – there are multiple possibilities for your pastime!

Lviv Ukraine

Lviv is also famous for its coffee shops and pastry shops: after trying out outstanding chocolate from the Lviv Chocolate Factory and having a cup of delicious coffee at Lviv manufacture your soul will be overfilled with joy and pleasure. And don’t forget to observe the breathtaking sceneries of the whole city from the viewing platform of The High Castle Park! Travelling to Lviv has always been a great experience for foreign tourists, because there are lots of tourist signs and signposts to the main sightseeing objects, which will help you find your way around the city. That means that you can never bother about getting lost and simply enjoy yourself! (more…)

Cities and Towns

Kyiv

Kyiv – capital of Ukraine, one of the largest and oldest cities in Europe, is located in the middle flow of the Dnieper River, in northern Naddnipryaschyna. With the population of 2,786,518 people (as of 01/06/2010) and an area of 839 square kilometers, Kiev is a leading cultural, political, financial, socio-economic and scientific center. You can read more about Ukraine on this article here.

Interesting places in Kyiv

In Kiev there are 27 museums, 25 theaters and studios (such as the National Academic Opera and Ballet of Ukraine, Taras Shevchenko Kyiv Municipal Academic Opera and Ballet, Theatre for Young People, the National Academic Drama Theatre, Ivan Franko National Academic Theatre, Russian Drama Lesia Ukrainka Theatre, Theatre on Podil, Kiev young academic Theatre, Kiev State Academic Theatre of Drama and Comedy on the left bank).

Kyiv also has one of the largest planetariums in Europe. (more…)