A fairy tale that comes to life during the New Year and Christmas holidays takes place in the Ukrainian cultural capital, a western Ukrainian city of Lviv. Christmas fairs scattered all around the old downtown square offer everything from sparkly Christmas tree decorations to the finest local confectionary that simply melts on one’s tongue.
30/12 Discovering Winter Wonderland 2012 in Western Ukraine’s City of Lviv
The parade of St. Nicholas started a one-week charitable marathon that was organized to collect funds for children diagnosed with cancer. Finland, Sweden, Check Republic, Norway, Poland, Germany, Great Britain, Nigeria, and Mexico sent their own cultural renditions of St. Nicolas to participate in the Lviv parade.
19/12 A Charitable Marathon in Lviv: from Andriy to St. Nicholas
The aim of the event is to restore the tradition of hand-written congratulatory correspondence.
09/12 International Postcard Fair to Open in Kyiv
“In the next three and a half years, essentially, a completely new tourist city will emerge near Yevpatoria,” stated the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine – Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine Borys Kolesnikov after the conference Inside Ukraine, organized by The Economist in London. The minister said that the development will ensue within the national program to modernize the Crimean peninsula into an attractive tourist destination.
08/12 Ukraine to Build a Brand New Tourist City by 2014
Step by step Ukraine gets closer to an unprecedented event in its sport and cultural life. European Football Championship EURO 2012 will be here in less than seven months. As a co-host of the championship, Ukraine has selected four cities with more than adequate arenas, to invite these renowned football teams and their fans.
07/12 Ukraine Inspired by Upcoming EURO 2012 Football Championship
The 19th Holiday Bazaar organized by the International Women’s Club of Kyiv took place in the Ukrainian capital on December 3, 2011. Over 15,000 people and 38 foreign embassies participated in the event. The main purpose of the Bazaar was to raise charitable funds for the needy women, children, disabled and elderly peoples of Ukraine.
05/12 Charitable Christmas Bazaar Sets Holiday Mood in Ukraine
The number of this year’s participants has set the record, bringing together 850 young musicians and performers. New to this year’s festival is the collaboration of performers from all regions of Ukraine.
20/11 Festival Chervona Ruta Preserves Authentic Ukrainian Music
Jewelry Expo the biggest international jewelry exhibition in Ukraine gathered over 300 Ukrainian jewelers and guests from Italy, China, India, Greece, Turkey, Russia, Belgium, and Poland. This exhibition is the only one in Ukraine that has been accredited by the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry.
19/11 22nd International Jewelry Expo Razzle-Dazzles Kyiv
Over 50 companies specializing in the mastery of wine making just finished presenting their wines at the First Wine Festival that took place in one of the Kyiv’s 1,000 sq. m pavilions. A show of spectacular mime artists from France, a variety of cultural music performances, and of course, a variety of wines from all around the world, brought together a countless amount of wine loving individuals for a tasting surprise.
10/11 Ukraine presents “God’s Drink” to the World as the First Wine Festival takes place in Kyiv
With the roar of the crowd and the explosions of confetti, the new soccer stadium of western Ukraine, made to host Euro 2012, was opened.
30/10 Lviv Arena Opening Give New Perspective for Western Ukraine
For the second year in a row the Kyiv International Festival of Argentinian Tango gathers passionate participants and world-class professionals who share the same passion for the language of music, fiery physicality and body rhythm simply described as tango dance.
21/10 Argentinian Tango Festival Connects Hearts in Kyiv
The event, anticipated by the domestic and foreign designers, fashion magazines editors, fashion critics, buyers, and bloggers, has finally begun in Kyiv – the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week was launched on October 19, 2011. Traditionally held twice a year in New York, Paris, London, and Milan, the international fashion event is currently debuting in the Ukrainian capital.
20/10 Ukrainian Capital Takes Up New York’s Torch of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week