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Ukrainian Fashion Bonanza Dispatch #5: Glitter, Glow, and Post Offices

This is the fifth in a series of fashion show dispatches by Maria Romanenko and the third from Ukrainian Fashion Week, which began on...
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...

The Secret Of Bessarabia’s Cuisine

If you were to ask me what I consider to be the most important elements in the cuisine of Bessarabia, I would answer you...

The Odessa Review’s VIP-party

Within the framework of the Odessa International Film Festival, "The Odessa Review" magazine organized a VIP-party. The special guest from Israel, the magical Shefita,...

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,”...

My Odessa: Zhanna Kiseleva

My choice of a favorite spot in Odessa is prosaic — it’s 5a Oleshi Street, and I live here. This used to be quarantine...

Odessa Sun, Odessa Beaches…  But Odessa hockey?!

Can one imagine the sunny city of Odessa in the midst of playing hockey? Yes, one absolutely can! In fact, the city is home...

Fishing in and Around Odessa

Sea Fishing When one hears “Odessa”, “sea” is often the first association. For many tourists the sea means not only relaxing days at the beach,...

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...

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...