Best Place to Visit in Ukraine

I didn’t know what to expect when I visited Lviv, Ukraine and the Carpathian mountains, but Lviv quickly captured my heart and has become one of my favourite cities in Europe. And for those with safety concerns as of January 2016, most of Ukraine is safe to visit. There is only one area that has a travel advisory. In the post about Lviv below, you’ll find a link to check the most current travel advisory.

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