It is always better to have months and months for travelling, but sometimes less can do it. We only had 4 days for our trip this time. The main goal was to visit the Tarakanovskiy Fort, an old fortress in the western part of Ukraine about 200 km from where we live. We started out a Friday night, whe
Holiday 2017 part II In the last post we said goodbye to Monty and Natalia and headed north. Sunday the 2nd of July, we found a canyon situated in the middle of nowhere. To get there we left the main road and drove on a bad tarmac road until we came to a village. On the other side of the village th
This blog is about our summer holiday in 2017 where we went on a 10 days trip in the south and central Ukraine. If you are very impressed about my ability to remember what happened more than 2 years ago, then I have to disappoint you. The reason I can remember all these details is that I wrote a tra
Maybe not for everyone, but for those who want adventure, Ukraine is the place to go. In the spring 2017, Monty and Natalya started a trip around Ukraine on a motorcycle.
Equipped with a tent and a camera they wanted to discover and document the sights outside the major cities, because as Monty says: “On the internet you can find material about Kiev, Odessa and L’viv in English, but that´s just about it”.
Monty (originally from Kansas in USA) is an electrician by trade, and a very enthusiastic motorcyclist, Natalya is a Ukrainian travel journalist.
By the end of 2017, the product of their journey was ready, a smartphone app available in English, Ukrainian and Russian, about a lot of famous as well as unknown interesting sights all over Ukraine.