City Guide: Kherson

A native’s guide to Kherson By Жанна Кобылинская There is a city in Ukraine filled of special aura, green parks and romance… This city is Kherson If you want to visit a city filled with a special aura of love and romanticism, I recommend you to come to Kherson in the south of Ukraine. The…

How to: use the metro in Kiev

Kiev’s metro (subway) system can be quite intimidating, especially if you’re new to Ukraine, don’t speak the local language and can’t read cyrillic. However, fear not because it is actually a very cheap, convenient, fast, safe and reliable way to travel around the city. First, you will need to find a station, then you will…

City guide: Dnipropetrovsk

A native’s guide to Dnipropetrovsk By Yulia Pentko Introduction I would be happy to tell you more about my hometown Dnipropetrovsk. Although it has very long and difficult to pronounce name Dni-pro-pet-ro-vsk a long time ago it used to have a shorter one: Ekaterinoslav.  It was named and founded in honor of Ekaterina the Great…

Can you explain Ukraine?

This website (bluetoyellow.com) was set up with a simple mission: uncover Ukraine. It is a fun mission and it is a fascinating mission – but we need your help. We need you to help us explain Ukraine. Our writers and editors all work full-time on other projects and for other companies, but we write whatever we can,…

State Air Museum

Have you every wanted to see a MiG-28 do a 4G negative dive? Well, you can’t because MiG 28’s don’t exist. However, the State Air Museum of Ukraine does and it is paradise for Top Gun movie fans, plane enthusiasts, and everyone else in Kiev with some time to kill. The museum is actually located on the same…