Posts Tagged ‘Kiev’

Year in Review – My Life in 2017

Miffy Pedestrian Crossing December 31, 2017

I’m writing this from Kyiv, Ukraine where I came this new year to experience a magical white Christmas with natural snowfall and a nice Christmas mood, but alas the weather has failed me and I arrived only to rain. We’re due to fly to Bukovel on Monday for my second time skiing, so I’m hopeful […]

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Top 10 Unusual & Different Things To Do In Kyiv

Kyiv Forest Tram April 30, 2017

With Eurovision just around the corner, if you’re lucky enough to be coming to Kyiv, Ukraine you’ll be looking for things to do whilst here. Searching on other sites for things to do mostly comes back with a list of the many wonderful churches of Kyiv (which you shouldn’t miss), but here’s my alternative list […]

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Gara Concept Store – For Fun, Not Profit

Gara Concept Store January 21, 2017

One of the presents I was given for Christmas this year was a map of 100+ cool places in Kyiv and yesterday we decided to visit some of them. We were walking through the city and I checked the map and found a listing for a concept store with a note saying I needed to […]

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Kiev – A village within a city

August 13, 2014

I’ve been to Kiev before (or Kyiv as locals pronounce it), but that was two years ago. Since then, it’s all kicked off in the country and an uprising began in November 2013 to change the situation and dethrone the corrupt government. Lots of terrible deaths happened here as you’ll have witnessed on the news […]

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