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Ukraine Flag Ukraine is a country in eastern Europe. It shares borders Belarus, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, the Russian Federation, and Slovakia, as well as having coast on the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.

As of 2009, the population of Ukraine was estimated as being 46,011,300. The country's capital and largest city is Kiev, which, as of 2001, had an estimated population of 2,611,300. Other important cities in Ukraine include Dnipropetrovsk, Donetsk, Kharkiv, Lviv Mykolaiv, Odessa, and Zaporizhia.

Ukraine Country Details


Country Name Ukraine
Political Status Country
Geographic Location Eastern Europe
Flag Ukraine Flag
Principal Language Ukrainian
Capital Kiev


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Ukraine: Europe's Best-Kept Secret: An Insider's Guide
By Maria Kachmar

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Paperback (160 pages)

Ukraine: Europe s Best-Kept Secret: An Insider s Guide
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This book offers many tourist tips to prepare you for a trip to Ukraine and provides insight into the culture and way of life. Having lived in Ukraine for almost 10 years, the author offers a concise, easy-to-read insider's travel and living guide with practical advice for enhancing your stay. Part I introduces you to many of the delights the country has to offer and Part II contains city guides for Lviv and Kyiv, with helpful information on tourist attractions, entertainment options, places to eat, unique Ukrainian experiences and family-friendly activities. For those planning to stay longer, Part III offers practical advice on medical facilities, best places to shop, local transportation, tips on meeting locals, getting to know the Ukrainian way of life and much more.
Lonely Planet Ukraine (Travel Guide)
By Lonely Planet & Leonid Ragozin

Lonely Planet
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Lonely Planet Ukraine (Travel Guide)
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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Ukraine is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Descend into catacombs to see mummies in Kyiv, hike to Ukraine's highest peak - Mt. Hoverla, or watch the old Soviet-era trams rumble past in Lviv; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Ukraine and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet's Ukraine Travel Guide:

  • Colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips save you time and money, and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including customs, history, Chernobyl, art, literature, sport, music, architecture, politics, and cuisine
  • Over 45 maps
  • Coverage of Kyiv, Crimea, Lviv, Odesa, Yalta, Kamyanets-Podilsky, Chernihiv, Uman, Poltava, Transcarpathia, Podillya, Polissya, Ternopil, Kolomyya, Bakhchysaray, Sudak, Ploshcha Rynok, Andriyivsky Uzviz, Bukovyna, Lutsk, Southern Bessarabia, and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Ukraine, our most comprehensive guide to Ukraine, is perfect for those planning to both explore the top sights and take the road less travelled.

  • Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Eastern Europe guide for a comprehensive look at all the region has to offer.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Marc Di Duca and Leonid Ragozin

About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category

'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times

'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

Ukraine, 4th Edition
By Andrew Dr Evans

Bradt Travel Guides
Paperback (1 pages)

Ukraine, 4th Edition
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Ukraine is the largest country in Europe. Evolving rapidly, the country offers visitors an unrivalled combination of old and new. Updated throughout, Ukraine highlights towns and villages well off the beaten track, and goes into greater depth than its competitors, with more detail on the history, culture and sights, and more entertaining reviews of hotels and restaurants. The practical information highlights how to get there by bus, rail and boat. The culture section features new writers of independent Ukraine and the history section has been updated to cover all the events that followed Yanukovych's election in 2010.

 

Lonely Planet Ukraine (Travel Guide)
By Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet
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Lonely Planet Ukrainian Phrasebook & Dictionary (Lonely Planet Phrasebook)
By Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet
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  • Lonely Planet Ukrainian Phrasebook Dictionary
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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

With Lonely Planet's Ukrainian Phrasebook, let no barriers - language or culture - get in your way. Grab this phrasebook and drop into Lviv, the pulsating heart of Ukraine, take in the holy monastery of Kyevo-Pecherska Lavra in Kyiv, or hike, bike and ski in the Carpathian National Nature Park. Our phrasebooks give you a comprehensive mix of practical and social words and phrases in more than 120 languages. Chat with the locals and discover their culture - a guaranteed way to enrich your travel experience.

  • Order the right meal with our menu decoder
  • Never get stuck for words with our 3500-word two-way dictionary
  • We make language easy with shortcuts, key phrases & common Q&As
  • Feel at ease, with essential tips on culture & manners

Coverage includes: Basic language tools such as pronunciation; phrases for getting out and about, being social, food, safe travel, sustainable travel, and more; and two dictionaries

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet and Marko Pavlyshyn.

About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category

'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' -The New York Times

'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' -Fairfax Media (Australia)

Lviv : The Essential Guide (2017 Edition): What to do in Lviv Ukraine: Food, Sights, Adventure, Nightlife, Arts, Culture and other cool stuff! (Go2UA Guides)
By Alina Potter

Independently published
Paperback (37 pages)

Lviv : The Essential Guide (2017 Edition): What to do in Lviv Ukraine: Food, Sights, Adventure, Nightlife, Arts, Culture and other cool stuff! (Go2UA Guides)
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The Essential Lviv Guide (2017 Edition) has been revised and updated to introduce Lviv's key sights, experiences and travel essentials to make your stay in the western Ukrainian cultural capital an enjoyable and exciting one. Our experience as one of the top Lviv private guides leading tours for hundreds of western visitors every year has helped us craft a book which offers practical advice and useful tips when navigating our city and its many attractions. The Guide is packed full of Lviv travel advice for visitors. The important things you need to know when planning a trip to Lviv Ukraine, one of Eastern Europe’s most enchanting capitals. Lviv Things to Do The Guide provides a bumper list of Lviv attractions, captivating historical sites, stunning from period architecture and rich cultural sites in Lviv. The best Lviv nightlife, culture, shopping and Lviv clubs are also revealed for those who want to know what to do in Lviv after dark. Lviv Food We’ll introduce Lviv food and you’ll discover Ukrainian traditional dishes and the best Lviv restaurants serving Ukrainian cuisine. Getting Around Lviv We share essential tips on using the Lviv public transport system, how to book a taxi in Lviv, and how to get around Lviv. Lviv Hotels The Guide recommends the range of the best Lviv hotels in good areas to stay plus Lviv apartment rental options for those tourists looking for to extend their stay. Apartments for rent in Lviv are an increasingly popular and good option for foreign visitors. We answer all these questions and more in our Essential Lviv Guide… Do I need a travel guide in Lviv? What power plugs are used in Ukraine? What is Lviv weather like year round? What is the internet like in Lviv? Do you tip in Ukraine? Where can I change money in Lviv? Do US cell phones work in Ukraine? What are the best Lviv clubs? How safe is Lviv? How much do things cost in Ukraine? What is a fair Lviv airport transfer price? … and more. Table of the Contents: INTRODUCTION HISTORY LVIV CITY ATTRACTIONS Rynok Square The Opera House Dominican Cathedral Armenian Quarter High Castle Hill Pototskys’ Palace Lychakiv Cemetery Open-air Museum of Folk Architecture & Rural Life LVIV REGION ATTRACTIONS Olesko Castle Pidhirtsy Castle Zolochiv Castle Carpathians Mountains Zolota Forel TOURS Lviv City Tour TOURIST ESSENTIALS Airport Business Hours Climate Electricity Embassies Food Internet Language Medical Emergencies Money Nightlife Personal Safety Police Public Holidays Public Transport Shopping Taxis Telephones Time Where to Stay Tipping Toilets OTHER BOOKS IN THE SERIES
Kiev: A Travel Guide for Your Perfect Kiev Adventure!: Written by Local Ukrainian Travel Expert (Kiev, Ukraine travel guide, Belarus Travel Guide)
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Do you have Wander Lust? Really want to see something different?
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Ukraine, 3rd (Bradt Travel Guides)
By Andrew Evans

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Ukraine is something of an enigma for the visitor. The largest country in Europe, it remains one of the least visited, yet it has retained the rustic beauty of old-world eastern Europe, and its place names are heavy with historical significance: Kiev, Crimea, Sevastopol, Odessa, Chernobyl.

This fully updated third edition of Bradt’s Ukraine guide keeps visitors up to speed with this rapidly evolving country. Covering everything from the best places for borsch to the best walks along the Black Sea – alongside an in-depth exploration of Ukraine’s history, culture and natural beauty – this is the most comprehensive and practical guide available to a destination as yet undiscovered by the tourist crowds.


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