Ukrainian Carpathians national cuisine – 12 delicious Hutsul dishes

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The national cuisine, an integral part of the culture of any ethnic group, is forming for centuries under the influence of the nature of the area and living conditions. It is believed that mountaineers live longer not only due to favourable environmental conditions but also a healthier natural diet. In this article, we will show you the best dishes of Hutsuls – an ethnic group in the Carpathian mountains.
7 Most important Ukrainian holidays and their traditions + 3 ‘weird’ Ukrainian customs

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Ukraine is a diverse country with many unique and interesting traditions. Different ethnic groups and religions enriched and enhanced our culture throughout the centuries. Christianity was introduced in Kyivan Rus, the predecessor of Ukraine, in 988. Before that, our ancestors had been pagan. However, they didn’t discard pagan traditions entirely after changing their religion. It is because of this that now in many Ukrainian religious holidays, we can observe a peculiar combination of ancient pagan customs and Christian belief. In this article, we will tell…
8 Best Ski Resorts in Ukraine. Travel to the Carpathian Mountains

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Going to the Carpathians is always a good idea, regardless of the season. And in winter – this is the best thing you can think of for the weekend. Snow-capped mountains are not only a pleasure to contemplate but also an opportunity to do outdoor activities, sliding down the slopes on skis, snowboards, snow tubes, or sleds. Vidviday Tour Operator offers you a variety of ski tours. Your vacation in Ukraine will be complete and full of impressions if you travel to the Carpathian mountains…
Winter holidays in Ukraine: immersion in Carpathian fairy-tale

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What to do in winter in Ukraine? Winter is the right time to get out of home. One may think this season is grey and dull. Probably you have not found your holiday destination yet? Traveling is a perfect way to brighten up life. Winter holidays in the Carpathians encompass vivid emotions and unforgettable impressions. With picturesque mountain landscapes, traditional food and drinks, historical landmarks, relaxing thermal-baths and natural beauty, Trans-Carpathia is ready to embrace you.  Here are 6 options not to miss during winter…
Bukovel – the Best Ski Resort in Ukraine

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Bukovel is a ski resort in the Carpathian mountains located at an altitude of 900 meters above sea level. This resort is considered to be the best in Ukraine thanks to its modern infrastructure and quality of service. Here you will experience the culture of Hutsults (an ethnic group of Ukrainians who live in the Carpathian mountains), their unique dishes, energetic Hutsul folk entertainment, and the healing freshness of mountain air.
10 of the best Thermal Pools in Transcarpathia

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Hot springs have long been utilised in the world for treatment, pleasure and relaxation. In  Ukraine, thermal pools have just started their triumph, especially in the Transcarpathian region. This is due to the tectonic structure of Transcarpathia; here, the earth’s crust has many faults of different depths, through which, surface water penetrates the bowels, gets heated and saturated with minerals and pushed to the surface. You may be interested in tours to the thermal waters of Transcarpathia. We offer you to discover ten thermal complexes…
12 Best Tours to the Carpathian mountains from Lviv

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On this page, you can see the 12 best tours to the Carpathian mountains organized by Vidviday Tour Operator. Vidviday was recognized as the best tour operator of Ukraine at Ukraine Travel Awards 2020. 1. Yaremche waterfalls, Bukovel resort + the highest peak – mount Hoverla (2 days/ 1 night, departures every Saturday and every other Wednesday) You will remember these two days on the bus tour of the Carpathians forever. The rich program of the weekend tour to the Carpathians includes climbing the highest peak…
Cheese festival in Ukraine: Bryndza – Rakhiv

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In the Carpathian mountains, in Western Ukraine, you will find pure nature, ancient traditions, and delicious meals. Bryndza Festival is the main event during which you can get to know the cuisine of Hutsuls – an ethnic group of Ukrainians living in the Carpathian mountains. By the way, bryndza is a white cheese with a strong smell and taste. In addition to bryndza, at this festival you will learn other words like vurda, budz, melainyk, riplianyky, kremzlyky, banosh, palachinky, yafenivka and palinka. Every year throughout…