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Our Favorite Ukrainian Foods

When traveling, many people rightfully have concerns about the food. This is even more true the further “off the grid” you go. Ukrainian food is rich in history, and the people are proud of it. If you know where to look, you can find it. With that being said, here is a guide to you can […]

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What It’s Like Dating Ukrainian Women

Dating Ukrainian women is a great experience. They’re (obviously) beautiful, smart, well-cultured–they can teach you a thing or two about the world. This is a wonderful thing if you’re coming from dating in the Western world, where the women are often…well, simply not up to par. Here are some brief and random thoughts I’d like […]

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How to Find Cheap Flights to Ukraine

Ukraine seems far away on paper, but there are so many cheap flights to Ukraine from all over Europe. It’s surprisingly easy to get here. This is assuming you are flying to Kiev. Getting to other cities is not a walk in the park. But we’ll cover that later. In a nutshell, if you’re coming internationally–you’ll […]

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How to Avoid Scams in Ukraine

Scams in Ukraine are overblown by most Westerners. BUT…I’ll never forget my first week in Ukraine… I got hustled by a street performer, who literally threw a monkey on to me and demanded I pay him money. As I was arguing with him, another monkey trainer threw a second monkey on to my head and demanded […]

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The Hibernation of the Ukrainian Dating Culture

The Ukrainian dating culture works in a way that we aren’t accustomed to as Westerners. And there is actually one really bizarre reason why it’s so. The approaching winter. Sure, in the United States it gets cold…but Ukraine gets really cold. Like…unbelievably cold. This means that there are less people coming into Ukrainian cities during the cold months […]

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How to Get from the Kiev Airport to the City Center

Getting from the Kiev Airport to your hotel or apartment can be an intimidating experience. When you land at Kiev Borispol, you’ll be bombarded by taxi drivers hounding you, a language (and alphabet!) you’ve likely experienced very little of, and more chaos. For simplicity’s sake, this post is about the Kiev Borispol Airport (KBP). KBP […]

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