A fun and fantastic new way to explore has recently popped up on our GPS. It’s called geocaching, and though it’s new to us, there are more than 300 fabulous locations in Kyiv alone to cache in. Intrigued? Playing hide and seek with latitude and longitude coordinates, geocaching gets you using the GPS on your […]
With the 2018 UEFA Champions League here in Kyiv this year, Michael Hudson of Dinternal Education came up with a fabulous competition to get locals out and about, showcasing their favourite parts of Kyiv to the throngs of tourists headed our way this month. “We got entries from secondary school students, college and university teams, […]
There’s surely no better reason to roll-out this semi-regular feature dedicated to one of the finer things in life than a beer festival. While we usually showcase smaller craft beer type establishments (we’ll make special mention of one later), this is too good an opportunity to miss. Brought to you by the team behind the […]
Ukrainian talents continue to collect accolades worldwide. In April, Kharkiv-born illustrator Stanislav Senchuk showcased his own vision of a headline-making cover from a British Vogue issue. His sketch Models Change attracted the attention of the glossy magazine’s editor-in-chief Edward Enninful OBE. Consequently, British Vogue published Senchuk’s stylised image on its Instagram page as a ‘creative […]
Kyiv has been under the watchful gaze of the Motherland statue for 37 years. Want to view Kyiv through her eyes? On 9 April, the observation deck dubbed Extreme opened on the Motherland Monument aka Batkivschyna Maty. This monumental statue looks out over the capital from the territory of the National Museum of History of […]
The Annual Indoor Football Tournament by the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine has long become a traditional event for member companies, and while everyone in Kyiv is thrilled that the 2018 UEFA Champions League Final is to be hosted later this month at the Olympic Stadium, the ACC tourney featured on 28-29 April at the KPI Sport Complex to great excitement! Sixteen teams competed with persistence and passion in a pursuit to confirm their position as leaders in business as well as on the pitch. Our congrats to this year’s winner, Team Lifecell!
Blockchain, a continuously growing list of records, has turned the techno-world on its head. And not only. The art world seems just as captivated by these linked blocks, especially in Ukraine. The first ever Blockchain Art Hackathon happened here in Kyiv back in October 2017, with a second planned for this autumn. First, however, Blockchain […]
When people heard I was going to live in Lutsk for two months, they warned me there would be nothing to do. I gladly accepted that as a challenge. I often cheer for the underdog, my home city in Canada a good case in point. Winnipeg has not one but two professional underdog sports teams […]