#01 Chornobyl Museum, Kyiv

Learn about the world’s worst nuclear accident and the heroism of those who cleared it up.

#02 Pecherska Lavra, Kyiv

Experience Orthodox-Christian spirituality firsthand in this centuries-old religious site.

#03 L’viv Old Town

Lose yourself in the café-filled alleys and courtyards of this Central European jewel.

#04 Odesa

Soak up the sun then party the night away at Arkadia beach.

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A first-timer's guide to Central and Eastern Europe: 10 places to visit

A first-timer's guide to Central and Eastern Europe: 10 places to visit

Central and Eastern Europe are among the culturally diverse parts of the world, preserving a plethora of deep-rooted traditions. What’s more, large tracts of …

12 Dec 2016 • Jonathan Bousfield insert_drive_file Article
Eerie film shows the ghost city of Pripyat, 30 years after Chernobyl disaster

Eerie film shows the ghost city of Pripyat, 30 years after Chernobyl disaster

A swimming pool lies empty, plants encroach through broken windows, hospital bed frames are red with rust and Soviet signs and murals are faded ruins of what…

17 Aug 2015 • Emma Henderson videocam Video
Ten reasons why you should visit Lviv, Ukraine

Ten reasons why you should visit Lviv, Ukraine

Home to a burgeoning café scene and an ever-growing stock of backpacker hostels, the western Ukrainian city of Lviv (Львів) represents the country at its…

07 Feb 2014 • Jonathan Bousfield insert_drive_file Article
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