Tourism in Ukraine: where to go for new experiences

We have prepared an inventory of little-known places which will open up new facets of beauty in traveling in Ukraine. Where to travel for brand spanking new impressions in Ukraine: New Chertoria The Orzhevsky estate is an architectural memo located in the vicinity of the Zhytomyr region. There’s a manor Читайте

Heritage of the Pototskiy Family – castles, fortresses, estates

Potocki are a family of Polish nobility, magnates and cultural personalities. They made a great contribution to the social and cultural life of Ukraine, were active political figures, founded the first charitable organizations and built more than a hundred castles and estates throughout the country. Let us look at some Читайте

History of Ukrainian dumplings (Varenyky)

Slavic dumpling (varenyky) or Turkish “dush-var”?  The Ukrainian people have long experienced the preparation of boiled pies with various toppings, which are called varenyky. According to elderly legends, it’s an essentially Slavic dish, but in fact, the recipe for these fabulous porridge pies was borrowed the Turks, who called them Читайте

Holy Mountains Lavra of the Holy Dormition : history, facts and description

The eminent Lavra is located in a small town on both sides of the Seversky Donets, which used to be called Slavyanogorsk  (now Svyatogorsk). The official history of the establishment of the Holy Dormition Svyatogorsk Lavra started in the 15th century.In the original documents. This place in the Donetsk region Читайте

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Ukraine

UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. It seeks to build peace through international cooperation in education, sciences and culture.                     Ukraine’s UNESCO Sites  To be included on the World Heritage List, sites must be of outstanding universal Читайте

Klov Palace in Kyiv

Sometimes architectural structures like people have a very dramatic fate, experiencing many changes and events. Klovsky Palace – one of the most beautiful palaces of Kiev, XVIII century listed building, unfortunately, refers precisely to this. Back in 1753 at the expense of Kiev-Pechersk Holy Dormition Monastery on the historic place Читайте

Schoenborn Palace, the Austrian tale in Ukraine

If you want to get into the story, you absolutely must come to the Palace Schoenborn located near Mukachevo in Transcarpathia. Back in the eighteenth century Count Lothar Friedrich Schönborn, Archbishop maynskyy received from the Austrian emperor in Mukachevo Dominion protectorate, and later his successor has also Chynadiyevskyy. It was Читайте

Askania Nova

Getting started Askania Nova? Imagine a time sheet for excellent high school education! It became the reason of foundation amazing collection of Frederick Faltz-Fein: parents allowed the boy to arrange a few cages with wild animals. Reserve “Chapli” was created in 1898 to 11054 hectares Friedrich Faltz-Fein. For the first Читайте

Golitsyn Palace. Trostyants

Trostyanets – Regional Center, located on the highway between Kharkiv and Sumy. This town is in the list of interesting tourist destinations in Ukraine, there are museums, beautiful parks and monuments. Trostyanets has its own unique history. One of the binding sites during a visit Trostyantsa can rightly be called Читайте

The history of the island Berezan, Mykolaiv region

Islands of the Black Sea in Ukraine presented in single copies, and the island of Berezan (Mykolaiv region), just one of those exceptions. Berezan complex bedrock as Snake Island. Berezan is famous not only for its natural beauty, but also a number of interesting facts that are connected with this Читайте

Semen Mogiltsev and “Chocolate House” in Kiev

A talented person is talented in everything. Semen Mogilevtsev was able to achieve significant elevation in Kiev and leave a trace in history. He was a man with an unusual outlook, a rich inner world and that’s why. Mogilevtsev was a representative of merchant family, received a good education and Читайте