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Theater On Podil: A Controversial Facet Of The Ukrainian Architectural Revival

The newly built Podil Theater building has proven to be quite controversial with it’s modernist exterior making many observers quite unhappy. If nothing else,...

The Future Of Shopping In Ukraine: A Conversation With Retail Expert Nic Wolfs

With the approach of the Holidays, everyone’s mind turns to festive decorations, new party outfits, special treats and, of course, gifts — in other...

“Mayovka” in Odessa

A bit of history. Where to go. What to cook. It is the first day of May. The weather is neither hot nor cold – the perfect...

Runners Prepare For The Odessa 2016 Half Marathon

On June 26th, Odessa will become the athletic center of Ukraine. Runners will be able to admire the fantastic views of Odessa during this...

Lobanovskiy Forever: New Documentary Directed By Anton Azarov

Football fans are looking forward to seeing the new film about legendary coach Valery Lobanovskiy. Anton Azarov, film director from St. Petersburg, shot more...

Kyiv — New York — Paris

Several fashion shows this year demonstrate the works of Ukrainian designers on the international stage. Ukrainian designers have long ceased to be local. Today,...

Odessa Designer Julie Paskal

Founded by the vivacious 26-year-old designer Julie Paskal, the eponymous brand has become one of the brightest names in the Ukrainian fashion world. Paskal's...

What Is Street Art And Why Odessa Needs It

Street art comes to Odessa as a new generation of young urban reformers think about integrating luscious murals and street honed non conformist artisanship...

Pastrami: The Jewish Recipe From Bessarabia

Pastrami is one of the essential staples of New York deli food — an authentic pastrami sandwich is a must-have for any foodie visiting...

Across Africa In 178 days: A Cycling Adventure

Africa is a place that can appear both exciting and slightly intimidating for cyclists planning a bike tour, but it can also turn out...