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Going Underground

Advantages: Interesting and unique attraction
Disadvantages: Civil unrest

Last summer I visited Ukraine as part of my main holiday. Obviously the situation has changed considerably there now, and it is not advisable to visit. However, should the situation change, then this attraction is something to consider. The catacombs ...

Essexgirl2006 01.08.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Odessa Catacombs, Ukraine

First choice for international flights... to Kyiv

Advantages: Pretty modern
Disadvantages: Too many petty bureaucrats

Kyiv Borispol (KBP) is the international airport serving the Ukrainian capital, Zhulyany (IEV) carries domestic traffic only. Borispol is therefore the airport through which most western visitors to Ukraine travel (unless you are arriving by some devious ...

pauljm 10.09.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Kyiv Borispol (KBP), Ukraine

Kiev Borispol experience

Advantages: Modern international airport
Disadvantages: rude taxi drivers

I visited 3 airports in Ukraine and can tell you for sure - you cannot even compare Kiev Borispol airport to any other airport in Ukraine, even to Zhulyani airport which operates domestic flights only. This is a pretty nice international airport with all ...

Marktol 09.02.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Kyiv Borispol (KBP), Ukraine

Fizzytom's Odesa File: The Potemkin Steps

Advantages: Free, easy to access, fairly interesting
Disadvantages: Hustlers and hawkers, it's just some steps when all is said and done

...Who would have thought that a simple flight of steps could be so interesting? The steps I am talking about are the Potemkin Steps in the Ukrainian city of Odesa, opened in 1841. Curiously, for a city that is home to lots of attractive buildings, it is thi ...

fizzytom 15.12.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Potemkin Steps, Odessa

The Livadia Palace - Where History was Decided

Advantages: Beautiful house and grounds, historic significance
Disadvantages: Group visit probably better to learn more

The Livadia Palace is one of the Crimea's most visited attractions and it's hardly surprising given the dramatic history and the impressive style of the place. The Livadia Palace is not just one museum, it's two; and then there's the amazing architecture ...

fizzytom 12.07.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Livadia Palace, Livadiya