Situated in Eastern Europe; Ukraine lies on the northwest end of the Black Sea surrounded by nations like Russia, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Moldova and Bulgaria. Ibn Batutta, in the 14th century, visited several cities in this part of the region.
A beautiful sea port and resort city, Feodosia is located on the coast of Black Sea in the southern part of Ukraine. The city is placed in south-eastern section of Crimean peninsula. Originally found by the Greek in the 6th century BC, Feodosia has seen a long history and been…
The capital and the largest city of Ukraine, Kiev is among the oldest cities of Eastern Europe. The city has conducted a number of events in the recent years and has attracted a lot of attention from travellers around the world. The city is located on the banks of the…
With its beautiful architecture and historic significance, Odessa has been attracting a number of visitors for many years. Located in southern Ukraine, Odessa is also a major sea port at the shore of the Black Sea. The city was established in the 18th century and quickly developed into a major…
On the banks of the River Kalmius in Eastern Ukraine is the city of Donetsk. The city is one of the most industrialized areas of Ukraine. The city apart from being an industrial hub is also a cultural centre. Donetsk is home to several natural and man-made attractions.
With a land area of 603,628 sq km's Ukraine is the second largest country in Europe. It has a coastline closer to 2,782 km's and boarders the black sea as well. Ukraine shares territory boundaries with Belarus, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia and Slovakia.
A population of close to 46 Million. Muslims account for about 1% of the population
The lowest temperature of Ukraine can drop closer to - 7C or -8C during the months of January and February the highest is reached during the month of July where the temperature will reach 17C to 19C.
Ukranian is the official Language. Russian is also widely used.
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BUSINESS HOURS Government: 9 AM to 5 PM General: 9 AM to 5:30 PM
HOLIDAYS New Year's Day - January 1st Orthodox Christmas - January 7th International Womens Day: March 8th Labours Day: May 1st & 2nd Victory Day: May 9th Constitution Day: June 28th Independence Day : August 24th
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