Ukraine is a large country in
. It lies at the northwest end of the Black Sea, with
to the east,
to the north,
to the northwest,
to the west, and
to the south west and south, with
Popular in Ukraine
Kiev is the capital and largest city of Ukraine with 3-4 million inhabitants. It is in the north of
on the Dnieper River.
Lviv is in
and used to be the capital of East Galicia. It's the biggest city of the region and a major Ukrainian cultural centre on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Kharkiv is a major city in the Kharkiv region of Ukraine and is the second largest city in Ukraine with a population of over 1.5 million inhabitants.
Central Ukraine is the region in the center north of Ukraine, and is the country's cultural, economic, and political center.
Western Ukraine makes up about a quarter of Ukraine, and has the closest affinities with Europe of all Ukraine's regions.
Eastern Ukraine is the industrial coal-mining region of Ukraine, home to much of the country's Russian population.
Crimea is a region in the south of Ukraine. The Crimean Peninsula is connected to the rest of the Ukraine by a narrow neck of land, making it more like an island with a natural land bridge than simply a bit of land jutting out into the sea.
Southern Ukraine is the region aside from the
that occupies the Black Sea coast of Ukraine.
Zaporizhia is a city in Ukraine. The name Zaporozhia means "beyond the rapids". Before the Dniproges Dam was built, the rapids on the Dniepr river were a notorious impediment to navigation.
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