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The Smell And Taste Of Budzhak

The Odessa Review’s Bessarabian food columnist explains the smells and tastes of the spices of the region. Some places, wether they be houses, cities, regions...

LenMar | Restaurant located in the Hotel Duke

This June 6th, the LenMar restaurant located inside the lobby of the five-star Hotel Duke will be celebrating it’s two year anniversary. Like any...

Natalya Piro: Face of Ukrainian Fashion Week

The fact that Odessa is home to some of the the most beautiful girls in the world is no secret. Yet even by the...

Atelier1 Aims To Break Down Stereotypes

Atelier1, one of the most interesting concept stores in Ukraine, is located in a Kyiv bunker built when the Soviet Union was expecting World...

Olympic Success For Odessa Fencing School: A Well-Deserved Silver For Olena Kravatska

For the first time in Odessa Fencing School history, it was represented by two fencers at the Olympics, both trained by Aleksandr Vasyutin. One...

Where To Ski In Ukraine: Beyond The Carpathians

A short guide to hitting the slopes in Ukraine.  Ukraine is fortunate in that her territory offers great variety of every sort for the nature...

The Evolutionary History of the Barbara Bui Design House

The Barbara Bui boutique on Ekaterininska street in Odessa has been a staple of the city’s fashion scene for years. The French designer’s raw...

An Interview With Ivan Liptuga, Odessa’s Tourism Guru

Odessa Review: What methods of attracting foreign tourism to Odessa do you envision for 2016? Ivan Liptuga: There are many ways of attracting tourists, and...

The Privoz: King Of The Markets

The legendary Odessa market attracts thousands of tourists from all over the world every year. Poets, historians and criminals have roamed it’s fabled premises....

The History of Plăcintă From Ancient Rome To Modern Odessa

The Plăcintă is Bessarabia’s traditional pastry. It resembles a thin, small round or square-shaped cake and is usually filled with a variety of soft...