Ukrainian Culture&Traditions

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    Welcome to romantic Kharkov! 

    I want to introduce you to the city you might have never heard about but that definitely deserves to be visited at least once. Welcome to Kharkov! Kharkov is a very romantic city. There are plenty of romantic cafes, streets, monuments, places to go. Even Kharkov climate is romantic. Romantic Kharkov in summer Kharkov has four […]

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    Top 10 things to do in Kharkov in 2018

    Are you planning to visit Kharkov in 2018 but hesitate whether you will have something interesting to do? Then our article will be of major interest, as it will tell you about how you can spend your time in our amazing city. The first of the things to do in Kharkov, especially in January-March is […]

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    Weird and wonderful words in Ukrainian

    We want to continue getting you acquainted with the Ukrainian language by telling you more about it and giving examples of the most used, melodic and “Ukrainian” words of our language. To begin with, we want to say that a lot of people state that the Ukrainian language is unsurpassed among the rest Slavic languages […]

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    Tips for visiting a traditional Ukrainian banya

    Ukrainian banya is an inseparable part of Ukrainian culture. It is a certain heritage passed from one generation to another. Going to a bath (banya) was not a simple hygienic procedure, but a special ritual. Is it still the same? What is Ukrainian banya like? Are there any rules of visiting banya? Let us try […]

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    Ukrainian love phrases and romantic words

    No matter what nationality your girlfriend is, she really needs to hear some romantic and nice words from you. Of course, the language of love is the same everywhere, but what do you think your Ukrainian girlfriend will do, if she hears you saying some Ukrainian love phrases? She will definitely be impressed. So, if […]

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    Ukrainian language: origin, history, interesting facts

    According to many linguists, the Ukrainian language appeared much earlier than official science says. They think that it is the oldest of living Slavic languages. The Ukrainian language is a part of the Indo-European language family. It is the only state language in Ukraine. Moreover, the Ukrainian language is also spoken in foreign countries where […]

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    Epiphany in Ukraine: customs and traditions

    On 19 January all Ukrainians celebrate Epiphany, which is one of major Christian holidays. Epiphany marks the end of Christmas festivities, which take place from 7 to 19 January. In spite of cold weather, the usual custom of swimming in the ice hole is observed every year and one can see a lot of people, […]

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    Traditional Ukrainian Christmas dishes

    As you know, Ukrainians have already celebrated Christmas, which was on 6-7 January. We have already told you about Christmas traditions; however, we have skipped the topic of traditional Ukrainian Christmas dishes. To correct our mistake and to tell you what you can expect from Christmas meals if you come to Ukraine on this holiday, […]

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    How to spend a perfect weekend with Kharkov girl?

    One of the reason to fall in love with the Kharkov girl is the Kharkov city. When you start to have a long-distance relationship with a girl you will have a relationship with her city automatically. Kharkov is a lovely place for falling in love and spending a romantic time with your beloved Kharkov girl. […]

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    Top 5 stereotypes about Ukrainian people

    It is not a secret that people have their own idea about what surrounds them. Therefore it is quite natural that some stereotypes about different countries and nations appear. Someone takes them seriously, for others stereotypes have no importance. Having visited some countries I was surprised to hear that almost in every of them people […]