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Celebrities Wear Fashion From Ukrainian Designers

Without a doubt, Ukrainian fashion and its designers are getting more and more attention worldwide. Celebrities start recognizing the talents of Ukrainian fashion designers. Only...

Mititei: Small Heroes Of A Big Culinary Region

If you spend any amount of time traveling in Bessarabia you will definitely see this dish on almost every menu, alongside placintas, mamalyga and...

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 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...

MARA Concept Beauty Salons Celebrate First Anniversary

Odessa’s MARA Concept Beauty Salon network is celebrating its first anniversary this spring. MARAMAX Group opened the first two salons of its new series...

Caroline Eden’s Odessa

An adventurer, travel writer and lover of refined cuisine, Caroline Eden is a regular contributor to the travel and food sections of British publications...

A Trip To Historical Kharkiv

My husband and I had planned to travel to Kharkiv for a long time, but somehow it never seemed to work out. From the...

Looking Into Satan’s Eyes

A visit to the The Museum of Strategic Missile Forces is a fantastic way to learn about Cold War history. Just 20 kilometers from Pervomaisk...
Bessarabian

Taste of Bessarabia

The Bessarabia region is home to various different kinds of local cuisine created at the intersection of various different cultures in this region that...