Popular in Ukraine
Kiev is the capital and largest city of Ukraine with 3-4 million inhabitants. It is in the north of central Ukraine on the Dnieper River.
Lviv is in Western Ukraine 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.
Western Ukraine makes up about a quarter of Ukraine, and has the closest affinities with Europe of all Ukraine's regions.
Central Ukraine is the region in the center north of Ukraine, and is the country's cultural, economic, and political center.
Eastern Ukraine is the industrial coal-mining region of Ukraine, home to much of the country's Russian population.
Crimea is a region to the south-west of Russia. The Crimean Peninsula is connected to Ukraine by two narrow necks of land, making it more like an island with two natural land bridges than simply a bit of land jutting out into the sea.
Southern Ukraine is the region aside from the Crimea 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.