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October 22nd 2008
Published: October 22nd 2008
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Today I dedicated myself to finding Lviv, the one in the travelbooks. I searched for a park, found one, got lost, someone kindly escorted me back downtown. I took more photos of statues and building. I bought a Russain doll. I finally found a Ukranian restaurant (note: Lonely Planet book is out of date. One of their recommended restaurants is now a Greek bistro, and the other must have chang... Read Full Entry

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Irish PubIrish Pub
Irish Pub

I had lunch here, then bought grapes from street ladies (see them?) This is across the street from Internet cafe. Can you see the decayed buildings?

Alright, back to people.

I haven't read Vogue for months, are boots back with a vengence?
Street FashionStreet Fashion
Street Fashion

Boots, bag and black jeans.

*cough* *hack* Food tastes smokey in restaurants.
Bus StopBus Stop
Bus Stop

Rush hour to get back into suburbs at end of day.
Typical RoadTypical Road
Typical Road

Very nice stone streets, but not nice for car tires.
Street worksStreet works
Street works

Another artsy photos, see the family crossing the huge street works? symbolic of Ukaine's need to invest in city infratructure to compete in global community.
Opera BuildingOpera Building
Opera Building

Back to main drag. Every time I walked down hill (from a stroll up) I ended here.
Russian DollRussian Doll
Russian Doll

O.K. I had to buy at least one souvenier.

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