Bye, Lviv October 27th 2008 The last day I was in Lviv there was a cold fog around the city. A bit of drizzle seem to make air better. I took a final walk and found nearby park, university, and the cafeteria-type Ukraine restaurant that I had been seeking. Travel tip in Lviv, when facing the Opera building, veer left, not right. Give up on city maps.
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Europe » Ukraine » Lviv Ukraine was the center of the first Slavic state, Kievan Rus, which during the 10th and 11th centuries was the largest and most powerful state in Europe. Weakened by internecine quarrels and Mongol invasions, Kievan Rus was incorporated into the Gran... ... read more
I have a year to travel starting this summer of 2008. I will start in the United Kingdom, then cross to Ireland. Then I plan to go to Poland and Ukraine. Depending upon the political climate, I may venture into Turkey. In preparation, I have spent many hours reading other peoples' blogs. I wonder how my adventure will unfold?
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