ONE MAN, SOME BREAD, AND A COMMUNITY OF HOPE The conflict between Ukraine and Russia has entered its fifth year, and the people living in the deserted communities in the […]

Valentine’s Day is coming and this is not a drill! I repeat – this is not a drill! If this is not your first year in a romantic relationship you […]

Looking for the perfect traditional touch to celebrate the culture-laden Ukrainian holiday season, why not pick up some Petrykivka tree ornaments? Featuring bright colours in distinctive floral designs, these wooden […]

On 25 October, Vagonovojatye dropped its first single after a long period of silence, Human Weaknesses and now the album Reference is available on online platforms. Vagonovojatye chose an unusual […]

With just a couple of weeks left to the New Year, it’s time to consider where to celebrate. As we say in Ukraine, a good beginning to the year ensures […]

Every day, more than 2 million travellers use Airbnb for an authentic travelling experience in 191 countries. This service lets you save on travel expenses, meet ordinary people, or earn […]

Nina Bohush and Serzh Velichanskyi Santa may be making a list and checking it twice, but what about you? Have you got a plan for those MVPs in your life? […]

We don’t plan to overindulge during the holidays, it just sort of happens. To help with recovery and perhaps burn a little of the bulge, may we suggest a few […]

Your own locomotion across snow-covered terrain. Could there be a better way to spend the day? Winter in Kyiv can be a difficult time. Cold weather, minimal sunlight, shorter days… […]

Wild parades. Crazy costumes. Never-ending food and drinks. And more singing and revelry than you can shake a stick at. No, it’s not Mardi Gras. It’s the Ukrainian equivalent – […]

Fog Lavender is the third album from Kyiv-based music project Blooms Corda. Their debut, Monodance was released in 2015, with follow-up Gigotosia (meaning ‘the grass is always greener on the […]

Looking for a traditional gift to wow your friends back home? We have something that will knock their socks off – and you’ll have just the gift to replace them! […]

Keeping a wardrobe in order doesn’t necessarily mean throwing your old clothes out. These six awesome ideas will help you find new owners for your outdated yet gently worn garments […]

Are you into vinyl? If the answer is ‘yes’, you are in luck. The vinyl industry is surprisingly back, beating off what seemed to be a destiny of obsolescence in […]

A lost paradise, healing resort, haunted place, or downtrodden village? Whatever it is, Pishchane, hidden in the woods somewhere in Volyn region (western Ukraine), has a very bad reputation. Young […]

On the fifth anniversary of Ukraine’S Revolution of Dignity, a new exhibition opens to reveal and commemorate the realities of the events of that time. Identity Interrupted by Ola Rondiak […]