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Explore the Sights of Zaporizhia, Ukraine

31. January 2013 by Dasha 0 Comments

Zaporizhia, Ukraine (alternate spellings: Zaporizhzhia, Zaporizhzhya, and Zaporozhye) is a beautiful city situated in the southeastern part of the country. With a population of just over 776,000 people, this riverside community is the sixth largest city in Ukraine and home to many ladies from HRB.

Planning to visit a Zaporizhzhian girl? Here are a few places worth checking out. Be sure to ask your lady for more recommendations!

Khortytsia Island

One of the Seven Wonders of Ukraine, the Island of Khortytsia is Zaporizhia’s top attraction. The national park houses the Zaporozhian Cossack museum which contains exhibits dating back to 750 B.C. Visitors also enjoy Khortytsia’s beaches, biking trails, walking paths, and Cossack attractions.

Photos of Hortitsa Island, Zaporizhzhya
This photo of Hortitsa Island is courtesy of TripAdvisor

Horse Theatre

Part of Khortytsia Island, the Horse Theatre features costumed performers and horseback stunts. Visitors may also watch blacksmith demonstrations, ride horses, or purchase a Cossack-themed souvenir. Blacksmith and pottery classes are also available.


Antique Car Museum

Featuring 22 cars produced between the 1930s and 1960s, all of which still run, the Antique Car Museum is a popular stop for auto lovers.

 

History of Weapons Museum

If you prefer swords and sabers to engines and horsepower, consider paying a visit to the History of Weapons Museum. A private museum featuring the collection of a Ukrainian entrepreneur, the weapons museums contains machine guns, pistols, shotguns, axes, chain mail, and more.

 

Fountain of Life, Mayakovskoho Square

The open-air art exhibition near Mayakovskoho Square’s Fountain of Life features daily demonstrations by local artists. Visitors can buy paintings, jewelry, sketches, and other works of art, or take carving, beading, and embroidery classes.

 


Four Points by Sheraton

Four Points by Sheraton receives rave reviews at TripAdvisor.com, with visitors talking up the hotel’s staff, guest rooms, and dining facilities. Four Points hosts a lot of international travelers conducting business in Zaporizhia and surrounding areas.

Photos of Four Points by Sheraton Zaporozhye, Zaporizhzhya
This photo of Four Points by Sheraton Zaporozhye is courtesy of TripAdvisor

 

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