There were times when you could travel to cities like Prague, Dubrovnik or Tallinn on a shoestring – now, 20 years later, those days have gone by. Still, there are some amazing affordable destinations in Europe that you can visit today.
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Driving toward the border we were pulled over by the Ukrainian traffic police. The officers wanted us to bribe them.
Continue reading “A Survival Guide: What to Do If You Get Stopped by the Ukrainian Police”
In this chapter, we try to do some off-roading in a land made of off-road roads and it turns out to be harder than one may think! On the other hand, our path crossed with that of a bear’s.
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 42 – 43: The Carpathians”
Finally, we left Kiev and in this chapter, we speak of the sights of Podil in the west of Ukraine and about getting there.
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Kiev has a laid-back vibe which I suppose is a nice for a big busy city – there is lots of parks and benches to chill out, the large churchyards and monasteries also help create some quiet places. We spent a week in Kiev and certainly enjoyed our time! Now, we compiled a list of our favourite places and experiences that may help you plan your stay in Kiev and not to miss the best of it! Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 34-39: Kiev”
A part of our roadrip through the Balkans, the Caucasus and Eastern Europe with an old army LR Defender was actually a seaway from Poti, Georgia, to Chernomorsk, Ukraine.
Arriving on Saturday wasn’t the most fortunate time to organize a ferry from Poti to Chernomorsk. Still, research had to be done and it turned out there were two ferries going to Chernomorsk within the next two days.
Continue reading “Berlin to Georgia – Day 29-34: The ferry from Poti to Chernomorsk”