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  • Regions

    Cities

    If you’re looking to travel somewhere new, why not try Ukraine? This fascinating country is filled with history, culture, natural beauty and great architecture. It is relatively easy to get to by air and is already well developed for tourism. There are a number of great Ukrainian destinations worth seeing, which will transport your mind to a whole new dimension. Top of the list are the ...

  • Poltava Oblast

    Poltava

    Situated in central Ukraine on the Vorskla River, Poltava is a city in Poltava Oblast. It is easily accessible by road from the Kiev-Kharkiv highway as well as by train. The city is of a reasonable size and owes most of its industry to the rich black earth which characterizes the region. It is also involved in a number of other industries and exports a variety of goods.

  • Kiev Oblast

    Kiev

    Situated on the Dnipro River, Kiev (also Kyiv) is the capital city of Ukraine. After a rough and turbulent history, the town has become an interesting array of old and new buildings. More and more of the culture is being influenced by the characteristics of both Western and European customs, yet the Ukrainians who live here still cling proudly to tradition. Once catapulted onto the world ...

  • Culture

    Events

    Any visitor to Ukraine will be able to see that the inhabitants of this beautiful country have a strong sense of culture. Their national identity is reflected in their language, dress, customs, architecture and celebrations. Often the best time to discover Ukrainian culture is during the many festive events that are held in this country throughout the year.

  • Business

    Sms

    Cellular phone usage in Ukraine continues to steadily increase reaching about 32 million active SIMs as of February 2006 with a penetration of 67.2%.There are five cellular networks in Ukraine. UMC/Ukrainian Mobile Communications is a national operator using the GSM 900/1800 standard. This is the Ukraine's largest cellular network and provides cell broadcast, prepaid cards, roaming, ...

  • Business

    Real Estates

    Ukraine's real estate market has seen extensive development in recent years and many investors, both local and foreign, have benefited greatly by recent soaring property prices. Real estate in Ukraine is a great investment whether you are planning on reselling or renting. Several real estate agencies in Ukraine can be contacted online, which is a great way for people from around the world to ...

  • Culture

    Architecture

    Most of Ukraine's cities will give you a glimpse into the country's grand architectural history. Architecture in Ukraine ranges from buildings dating back hundreds of years to massive contemporary high-rise structures. An outstanding sample of Ukrainian architecture can be seen in the Cathedral of Saint-Sophia in Kiev, which dates back to the 11th century. Visit Lviv if you are interested in ...

  • Travel

    Airport Guide

    There are numerous airports in Ukraine operating either in an international or domestic capacity. Most international flights to Kyiv land at Boryspil International Airport, but there are several other international airports scattered throughout Ukraine. In fact, there are more than 180 paved airports in Ukraine. After arriving at one of Ukraine's airports you can take a taxi or bus into the ...

  • Travel

    Tours

    There are a great many tours available in Ukraine that will bring an additional element of excitement to your travels and ensure that you explore all the aspects of the town, or city, you are visiting. There are also tour operators offering specialized tours depending on what interests you.

  • Attractions

    Nightlife

    The nightlife in Ukraine varies from place to place. Generally speaking, you will find more to see and do in the bigger cities than you will in small towns. Ukrainians are open-minded and enjoy trying new things. As a result, you will find a variety of discos, nightclubs, bars and restaurants, which all sport their own unique flavor of entertainment. To get an idea of which are the popular ...