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Daydreaming About Odessa’s Soho: The Revival Of The ‘Devolanovsky’ Descent

For decades, the Devolansky Descent (or the ‘Ditch’), the long street stretching from the foot of the port to the plaza about a kilometer...

On Dafna May: Ukraine’s Newest Young Design Star

This September’s Mercedes Benz Kiev Fashion Days featured the world premiere of exciting new Ukrainian designer Dafna Mayberg. It is a widely accepted belief, that...

Ukrainian Fashion Comes To Washington D.C.

A pathbreaking fashion runway showing of seven designers came to Washington D.C.  featuring seven Ukrainian designers on November 30. A slightly different version of...
Odessa Football

How Odessa Brought Football to the Tsarist Empire

Ever since Tsarist times, Odessa has been famed as a capital of comedy, commerce, criminality and cosmopolitanism, but it is also the place where...

Moy Gorod  (#MyCity)

From the staff of Moy Gorod: My city. It could be the city I was born and grew up in, or the city that...

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...

W8Less: A Warm-Hearted Family Business

While Ukraine is facing a crisis that manifests itself in many aspects of life, there are still people who feel responsible for the ones...

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...

Kiev Fashion Days Dispatch: Day 1

This is the first of a series of dispatches by Maria Romanenko from Kiev Fashion Days. Each day, she will publish an account of...