As Ukraine continues its path towards Europe, it gets harder and harder to find those little Soviet-style quirks that make life in this country so unique. But if you want […]

O.Torvald has released a long-awaited new album for their fans. In fact two of them at once! The fresh recording consists of two conceptual parts, which differ in form and […]

When my accumulated hours of teaching seemed to be on par with my accumulated hours of riding the Kyiv metro, so began the tedious task of searching for new work. […]

Autumn, as the nights draw closer and the temperatures fall, is the best time of year to actively choose not to Netflix but chill out and read. Or, better still, […]

F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote in his novel The Great Gatsby: “Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall,” and we couldn’t agree more. Not feeling so […]

The Future Renovation Map is a project that finished among the top 11 at the Open Data Challenge 2019 – the third such competition for software developers that took place […]

When I began my search for an apartment in Kyiv, I threw all of my expectations out the window. Why? Because that was the only way I was going to […]

By Palindrom It may not only be the best album of the month, but of the whole year too. It’s certainly already one of the best Ukrainian music projects to […]

Not far from the Roshen factory, a new venue has recently opened – Nice On Café (also known as the Roshen Café). While former president Petro Poroshenko won’t be making […]

Ukraine’s castles are majestic buildings once home to significant historical figures, and are important sites for the country’s cultural heritage. A new social project, 12 Guards, looks to restore them, […]

Over 100 years ago, my paternal great great grandmother and grandfather immigrated from a village in western Ukraine to the Canadian prairies. They set off to the ‘land of opportunity’ […]

Wizz Air is holding its 10th annual marathon in Kyiv on 5-6 October. For some, it’s a reason to complain about the city-wide road closures; for others, it presents an […]

By their listeners, they are known as the Ukrainian Pink Floyd. This little-known but promising group from Kharkiv, La Horsa Bianca, has released its second full-length album, Oneiric Numeric. “Just […]

The enemy is closing in every day, killing everything and everyone in its way, Its next target is a small set of tribes at odds with each other. They won’t […]

On Sunday 1 September, the National Theatre of Opera and Ballet officially opened its doors for its 152nd season. Four days later, the public was treated to a very special […]

After 33 years, we still do not know the whole truth about the Chornobyl In 1986 the world came to a stop. Chornobyl. Excess levels of radiation were reported as […]

Kyiv is seeing a resurgence of interest in tea culture, which has finally become fashionable in times when coffee seems to dominate. In some senses, it is a cultural throwback […]

Though it’s still summer on the streets, any self-respecting fashion lover already needs to be aware of the autumn trends. They’ve been unveiled at the latest shows in New York, […]