Ukraine is located in Eastern Europe as is very well known for its Orthodox churches, Black Sea coastline and forested mountains. The capital city of Ukraine is Kiev which features the gold-domed St. Sophia’s Cathedral.
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QUICK UKRAINE FACTS
- Currency: Ukrainian Hryvnia can be withdrawn from ATMs at a few locations in all major cities.
- Power Points: Most power points are the same as European power points (2 prongs). If you aren’t European, obviously I would recommend that you take a Travel Adapter.
- Official Language: The official language of the Ukraine is Ukrainian, some areas of the Ukraine do speak Russian as well. You’ll have no issue communicating with people here, most people understand or can speak English – or you can use Google Translate.