Donets'ka Oblast' Travel Guide

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  • Donetsk Airlines

    Donets'k Transportation

    I also got to Donetsk from Boryspil International Airport in Kiev by Yak-42 plane and enjoyed the flight very much!The planes depart from Terminal A in Boryspil.The plane was full (more than 70 seats).The prices vary from $100 to 200 and the flight time is one hour and twenty minutes.The office of the airlines is:DonbassaeroAirport Donetsk83021...

  • Central Hotel Donetsk

    Donets'k Hotels

    This is a very centrally located 3-star big hotel of an old Soviet style, but having a relatively...

  • Municipality Garden

    Donets'k Things to Do

    In the back of the Municipality there is a garden full of "fer forge" works of local artistsDo not miss to vist this place Specially under the snow the view of the garden is really very beautiful..enjoy it ...



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  • Sea Outing with Friends

    Mariupol Favorites

    having a sea outing on a small yacht with my friends.The ship's name is "Savona". It's the name of the Italian twin-city of Mariupol.

  • Meridian

    Mariupol Hotels

    3, prospect Lunina Mariupol, Mariupol 8923

  • Enjoy Extreme Park!

    Mariupol Things to Do

    Mariupol is famous for its Extreme Park – the only one of this kind in Ukraine. It includes a number of breathtaking attractions:- Ferris Wheel ...............................(31 meters high);- Wild Train ...................................(8.5 meters high);- Free Fall Tower ...........................(8.5 meters high);- Wasp...



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  • A Small Pearl of the Donets Basin

    Horlivka Off The Beaten Path

    This is how the Arts Museum in Horlivka is often called by the local media. The museum was dedicated on April 26, 1959 and contains seven halls. It is proud of its largest collection of works of Nickolay Roerich in Ukraine. Here you can marvel at the masterpieces of classical Russian art of the 19th century as well as the works of some outstanding...

  • Our Local in 1977-1982

    Horlivka Restaurants

    My fellow students and I used to frequent this place on our way from the college. It is conveniently located close to our dormitory.Of course, the place has completely changed since that time. Now it is a restaurant, a poker club, a billiards place and a sauna. beer and dried salted fish ("taranka" in Russian - the best beer snack then and now)

  • Soviet Army Park

    Horlivka Off The Beaten Path

    This park is very special and strange at the same time. There are no benches here and it is only visited by "transit passengers" who head for the bus terminal and back. There is a hill with a tank memorial on its top. The tank is the famous Soviet T-34. The inscription below the tank reads,~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Unknown soldiers of the Soviet...



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  • Long Live Bacchus !

    Artemivs'k Local Customs

    Bacchus - the Roman God of Wine - is duly revered here. You can see two of his sculptures: a bas-relief over the entrance to the production premises and his sculpture with two female assistants in the Wine Tasting Hall. I especially admired the latter one. We had our pictures taken in front of it after the wine tasting session was over.

  • Observe a Minute of Silence

    Artemivs'k Things to Do

    That is what we observed during our winery tour.The old gypsum tunnels are also known as the place of mass executions during the Second World War.There is a memorial to the Innocent Victims of Nazism here. You can see three white figures of victims and candles installed onto the wall. There is a Book of Mourning in front of the memorial. The...

  • Photography

    Artemivs'k Warnings and Dangers

    During our winery tour the guide warned us about taking pictures.It is prohibited to take pictures inside the production premises, where the workers operate robots and other machines. I think is is connected with flash that can blind operators, and thus interfere with production process. In spite of the warning, I managed to take a picture of a...



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  • Bus 251

    Metalist Transportation

    You can get to Metallist by bus 251 from Defense Street. There is a bus stop in front of Rossiya shopping mall at the side of the street with even numbers. It's in front of a nine-storey apartment house at 2 Defense Street ("ulitsa Oboronnaya" in Russian)Get on the (crowded) bus at Rossiya shopping mall bus stop. The bus will take you past Druzhba...

  • Celebrating Town Festival

    Metalist Local Customs

    The residents of Metallist celebrate their Town Day on the third Saturday of October.On October 16, 2010 they celebrated the 80th anniversary of the foundation of Metallist.The festival was crowned with a big fireworks display.The celebrations take place in and around the Village Club.

  • Viewing the Orthodox Church

    Metalist Things to Do

    16 State Farm Street ("ulitsa Sovkhoznaya" in Russian) is the address of the church of St.Antonius and St.Theodosius of Kiev Cave Laura, the only Orthodox Church in Metallist.This is where my friend Father Vladimir serves as a dean. His family, friends and me visited the village of Yelan Rostov region, Russia, in October 2010 to attend the church’s...


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