Country profile:

Location: Eastern Europe.
Borders: Russia, Belarus, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Moldova.
Capital: Kiev.
Area: 603,500 km2.
Population: 42,539,010.
Currency: Ukrainian Hryvnia UAH.
Succession from Soviet Union: year 1991.

Travel articles about Ukraine

The Central Asia Rally - Adventure Race into History
Asia Driving

Central Asia Rally – 6500 km / 4000 mi road trip adventure

Central Asia Rally Have you ever heard about a banger rally? Those crazy car rallies that cross a few countries while driving old or funny decorated vehicles? Well, I’m going to give you my personal insight about one of those unique road trips – the Central Asia Rally. Back in 2012 I participated in such […]

Chernobyl & Pripyat - Surviving the Dead Zone
Adventure Europe

Chernobyl & Pripyat, Ukraine – Surviving the dead zone

Visit Chernobyl Chernobyl is an infamous place in Ukraine that got the world’s attention on April 26th, 1986, when the Reactor No. 4 of its Power Plant exploded. The worst nuclear disaster in the history of mankind caused 400 times more radioactive contamination than Hiroshima atomic bomb launched by the USA over Japan. As the […]