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[15 Dec 2010]

The official seasonal celebrations begin in Kiev on Friday with the tree lighting ceremony at Independence Square, but that is only the start… [More]

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[20 Oct 2010]

Russians are known to celebrate more holidays than most other countries, but Halloween is not officially one of them. However, Russian and Ukrainian women do love a good reason to dress up and party… [More]

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[14 Oct 2010]

Some Customers may be interested in the differences between ladies from the two countries. [More]

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[8 Oct 2010]

While Ukraine’s “official” language is Ukrainian, many people in various parts of that country speak Russian as their first language. [More]

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[20 Sep 2010]

Did you know there are 693 coffeehouses in Lviv, Ukraine? This weekend, the city’s annual coffee festival celebrates with competitions, concerts, taste tests, and more… [More]

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[23 Aug 2010]

Today is Ukraine's National Flag Day, and August 24th marks the 19th anniversary of Ukraine’s independence. With parties, parades, festivals, and fireworks, people all around the world are celebrating... [More]

Best Places in Ukraine »

[16 Jul 2010]

Remarkable fortresses can be found all over Ukraine. This one in the city of Kerch was practically impenetrable and is a popular tourist attraction today… [More]

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[13 Jul 2010]

This past weekend, Ukrainians of all ages filled the scenic lawns next to Kyiv Pechersk Lavra to enjoy traditional songs, dances, crafts, and food, as well as to discover international entertainment… [More]

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[5 May 2010]

While Ukraine is not as large as many of the other countries that are participating at the World Expo in Shanghai, they have made great strides in preparing and producing a remarkable pavilion this year… [More]

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[9 Apr 2010]

The beautiful Ukrainian port city of Odessa was liberated by the Soviet Army on April 10, 1944. Parades and festivals are planned to honor this special anniversary… [More]

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[31 Mar 2010]

Do you know how your favorite Ukrainian brides will be celebrating Easter Sunday? Many look forward to feasting with family and friends, as well as participating in the traditional custom of creating pysanky… [More]