Ukraine

Lviv, the Cultural Capital in Western Ukraine

At first I had only planned on visiting Kiev in Ukraine, but once there everyone told me that I could not leave the country without visiting Odessa and Lviv. Odessa is the fourth biggest city, located far east near the Russian occupied peninsula of Crimea and known for its opera house and art nouveau architechtural […]

Ukraine

A Guide to the Weird Nightlife of Lviv

The entrance to Under the Golden Rose For those of you who are planning on visiting Lviv you cannot leave there without having visited some of the themed bars and restaurants that the city is so famous for. I started my evening out with a visit to the Jewish restaurant “Under the Golden Rose”, right […]

Ukraine

New Years Celebration in Kiev, Ukraine

Kiev is a place that can easily give you a wow factor when you arrive. Coming from Belarus and the Baltics I thought the cities had a lot of huge churches, but Kiev easily beat them all. All over the city there are huge ones with golden onion like tops, usually lit up in the […]

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Mapping My Posts and Future Travels

I just discovered a genius way of displaying all posts on a Google Map using Map My Posts. The widget¬†works with WordPress and can be downloaded from this page. It is really easy to install and simple for people to use.¬†It simply groups your posts by country and add them to a clickable map like […]