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“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...

The Scent Of Romance: Four Tales of Love In Odessa

One of the most respected journalists on the Ukraine and Russian conflict recounts four stories of romance in the city. I. It was a foggy salty...

Top 5 for the Weekend of September 2-4

Symphonic music concert at the Odessa Philharmonic September 1, 2 at 7pm In honor of the 222nd anniversary of the Odessa City, the Odessa National Philharmonic...

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...

The Bessarabian Night Before Christmas

What is the first thing you need to know about the Christmas feast in Bessarabia? Despite the region’s multiculturalism, Bessarabian Christmas is mostly an...

An Urban Expedition To Madrid: Small Steps To Active Communities

To discover Madrid through the prism of its social initiatives and to obtain a much deeper understanding of its dynamics and culture, its social...

The Awesome Ukraine Book Series

One does not have to live in Ukraine for many years to gain a sufficient understanding specific things that make up the nation’s unique...

Francoise Oz: Art Through Fashion

While Searching For A Fresh Approach To The Plastic Arts Odessa Based Painters Francoise Oz And Bogdan Perevertun Immersed Themselves In The World Of...

Neon Party

The Odessan Dvorik

The Ukrainian and Russian words “dvorik” and “dvor” (or dvoriki and dvori in plural) are frequently translated into English as either “courtyard” or “patio,”...