Don’t get us wrong - we understand that many of our readers have probably been in Lviv. But even we can't help but feel jealous scrolling through the feeds of these local Insta bloggers. ‘Destinations’ advise you to check the best of them.

The longest network of catacombs in the world, which is also the only one that has not been fully mapped, courses under the city of Odessa. The dark tangle of corridors and rooms beneath Odessa reveals the long forgotten hidden treasures.

Odessa is the Southern capital of Ukraine with Black Sea coastline, relaxed nightlife, festive mood and amazing beaches. Take a look at the best beaches in Odessa to sunbathe, swim and spend a joyful time.

Shatsky Lakes


Picturesque landscapes, mild curative climate, rich flora and fauna make Shatsky Lakes, located in Volyn region in Western Ukraine, an ideal place for varied recreation and health improvement.

Khortytsia islands, located in the heart of Zaporizhzhia city on Dnipro River, are attracting the most people to the region with its reputation of being the homeland and residency of famous Ukrainian Cossacks.

Thanks to Trinity Sunday, Monday of June 20 is going to be official day off in Ukraine. So, what is going on in Kiev during this long weekend?

According to the results of laboratory tests, there are seven clean and safe beaches in Kiev, which are the best options for those, who want to have a beach day without leaving the city.

Recently, in Kiev running sightseeing tours have appeared and are very popular among tourists. It is a new but very interesting way to know Kiev better.

Today Podil district is the main cultural center of Kiev that attracts residents and tourists with beautiful architecture, historical monuments and bohemian atmosphere. It has retained its original charm and has become more comfortable and attractive for life in recent years.

Photo: ‘Ostrich Valley’ Official Webpage
‘Ostrich Valley’ is a unique countryside complex near Kiev that hosts an ostrich farm on its territory and offers various entertainment programs and a wide range of services.

Photo: Alexandria Dendropark Official Webpage
Alexandria Park is situated in Bila Tserkva near Kiev and is no less romantic than the famous Soviyivka Park in Uman. What is more, it has been preserved much better than other parks in Ukraine and the closest one to the capital, which makes a perfect destination for a day outside the city.

Photo: Park Residence Official Facebook page
Park Residence Complex in Odessa is, by far, one of the most popular places in the city, where you can eat, spend family day-off, enjoy a romantic dinner or spend the night dancing to popular clubbing rhythms and singing karaoke.

Since mid-November 2014, Mezhyhirya has been a beautiful park complex with a museum that displays the luxury of its former owner, former President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovich, who abandoned the estate during the 2014 Ukrainian revolution.

The summer season brings pleasant warm weather that calls to take a ride outside the city. Check out top 3 interesting places near Kiev that are really worth visiting during the weekend.

On April 29, 2016 the famous attraction for kids in Kiev officially started a new season of rides in small colorful trains on the territory of Syrets Park.

Famous natural wonder in Ukraine – the Tunnel of Love - is a beautiful and romantic spot in Klevan town, located in Rivne region. It is said that if lovers come here and sincerely make a wish, it comes true.

This wide and long street in Kiev is located in Shevchenkivsky district and connects old historic part of Kiev with capital’s business center. Take a walk in Volodymyrska street in Kiev and you will feel like travelling between different centuries.

This old street in Kiev is located in Shevchenkivsky district and goes up from Khreshchatyk street down to Honchara street. This is one of the central and busiest streets in Kiev, so you will find lots of places while walking on Bohdana Khmelnytskoho street.

Photo: XII Months Zoo Official Facebook page
Thinking about what to do on the weekend? Not sure how to entertain kids? Want to comfortably spend the day outdoors? The new zoo near Kiev will answer all these questions.

This old street of the city is located in Shevchenkivsky district and goes from Mykhailivska to Lvivska square. You can find some interesting side streets and buildings while walking along Velyka Zhytomyrska street.

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