Browsing Month April, 2011

looking for help in planning visit

By at April 26, 2011 | 4:43 am | 0 Comment

My father is a Polish national born in Wolyn and was taken away by the NAZIs in 1943. He would like to come for one last visit to his homeland but is concerned that he may not be welcome. He lived in the villages of Suchodoly, Sielec and Markostaw. What is the advisability of traveling in that area possibly with a hired guide? How accessible are those areas today? Would

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About Ukrain Driving License

By at April 26, 2011 | 4:30 am | 4 Comments

I would like to know how much its approximately cost to take a Ukrain Driving licence? And if its possibel to drive anywehere in Europe with it ( Sweden

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What is the symbolism behind the making and the giving of the bowl which contains paska, apples, oranges, etc during the “eating on the graves” or memory day at the cemetary?

By at April 16, 2011 | 10:46 pm | 0 Comment

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MPs fail to call early elections in Kyiv

By at April 7, 2011 | 3:27 pm | 0 Comment

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has refused to support a bill on calling early elections of deputies of Kyiv City Council and Kyiv mayor, tabled in by representatives of the opposition BYuT-Batkivshchyna faction.

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Ukraine’s talent show star Kseniya Simonova invited to Oprah Winfrey Show

By at April 6, 2011 | 2:19 pm | 1 Comments

Kseniya Simonova, Ukraine's sand drawing artist, TV and YouTube star, will be a guest of one of the Oprah Winfrey Show's editions.

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Ukraine not buying Japan food products since March 11

By at April 6, 2011 | 2:10 pm | 0 Comment

After the disaster that occurred in Japan, no food products from that country have come to Ukraine. Now, Vietnam and Norway export their seafood to Ukraine, deputy chairman of the State Committee of Veterinary Medicine of Ukraine Vitaliy Bashynsky told the press Tuesday.

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