Bakhchisarai Carpathian Mountains Crimea
Kiev Lviv Sevastopol

Liqueur, Market, Dance and Jazz

[ Sept.2018 ] On the last day of our stay in Lviv in the western Ukraine, we went to the restaurant called ‘Green Snake’ for lunch. The four of us each had a good dish,…


Eggs in Ukraine

[September, 2011] One of the Ukrainian traditional crafts is to put patterns on eggs. These ones were displayed within Kiev Pechersk Lavra, but we saw many in a craft market in the town. Each one is…


Lovely Playful Restaurant

[ Sept.2018 ] The first restaurant we went to in Lviv in western Ukraine was very interesting. First, it was very difficult to find it because it is inside a building that you would not imagine has…


Famous for “champagne”

[ July, 2013 ] We moved from Sevastopol to Balaklava and had a very good seafood lunch. This time, we had a sparkling wine, which was a little sweet and was called “Champagne”. Yalta in…


Bristol Hotel

[ July, 2013 ] Our hotel in Yalta was Bristol Hotel. This year, they had their 150th birthday. For a long time, it had been the only hotel in the town. I imagined some kind…


Sleeping Car in Ukraine

[ Sept.2018 ] The sightseeing tour ended at the St. Andrew’s Church in Kiev, the capital city in Ukraine. We said goodbye to our guide and started walking down the long winding slope, called Andriyivsky…