What is the History of Filmmaking in Ukraine?

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The Advent of Filmmaking in Ukraine Ukraine’s film industry has a great impact on the culture of Ukraine. Before producing films, they first started recording short films imported from France in 1896. Soon after that, some photographers began showing their self-made films.  Then, by the start of the 20th century, filmmakers began … Read more

Are You Allowed to Own a Handgun in Ukraine?

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Although Ukraine is not as popular as other neighboring countries when it comes to tourism, there are still plenty of visitors that go to the said country every year. It is estimated that there are about 10 million tourists that visit Ukraine every year, which may not really be a lot, but … Read more

Is car racing popular in Ukraine?

Is car racing popular in Ukraine

Sports have been an integral part of any country. Watching and playing sports helps build nations by bringing a sense of national pride, unifying all people from all walks of life, promoting a fitness culture, and encouraging having a healthy or active lifestyle.  As such, it’s no surprise that each country has … Read more

What types of cheese are popular in the Ukraine?

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The cheese industry in Ukraine got a boost following the Revolution of Dignity from 2013 to 2014.  The event led local manufacturers to produce their own cheese brand, which eventually became popular in Ukraine and elsewhere in the world. Both tourists and citizens have patronized their types and kinds of cheese products … Read more

How does Ukraine Celebrate its Independence?

How does Ukraine Celebrate its Independence

Ukraine had been under hundreds of years of political unrest and oppression. So, it’s no surprise that after its declaration of independence on August 24th, 1991, it’s been an important day to the nation, marked by big celebrations and spectacular pomp. After its long struggle and being widely dominated by Russia, Turkey, … Read more

What is the Traditional Attire in Ukraine?

the various traditional attire in Ukraine

Different countries have their own different traditional attire. But among the many countries in the world, one of the traditional attires that stands out is the traditional Ukrainian clothing. It has won the hearts of the most fashionable people in the world, which made the attire popular beyond its traditional concept. Many … Read more

Facts About Ukrainian Currency

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Ukraine is the second largest country by area in Europe, coming second after Russia. The country’s gross domestic product i.e., annual production is worth up to 153.8 billion US dollars and has an annual growth rate of 3.2% as per World Bank. In this post, let’s explore some interesting facts about the … Read more

Volodymyr Zelensky: Ukraine’s 6th President

Volodymyr Zelensky: Ukraine's 6th President

Volodymyr Zelensky is Ukraine’s 6th president, elected in the country’s 2019 presidential election. He was deemed a novice in politics as he spent most of his career being part of the entertainment realm as a comedian, actor, director, writer, and producer. Despite such a background, he won the presidency via a surprise … Read more

Blue Flag Beach in Ukraine

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Beaches are the go-to destination for holidays. Whether to swim across the blue sea, bask on the sand, or visit five-star beach hotels, we can’t deny that everybody loves beaches. But when going to the beach, there is something everyone must consider, the purity of the water and the environment and its … Read more

Ukraine’s Orange Revolution and Its Historical Importance

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Ukraine’s “Orange Revolution” was a series of political events and protests from late November 2004 to January 2005. It was the aftermath of the run-off vote of the Ukrainian presidential election in 2004. The election was said to be tarnished by electoral fraud, voter intimidation, and massive corruption. Ukraine’s capital city Kyiv became the focal … Read more