Kyiv Recycling – where to put things you don’t want

The recycling in Kyiv is not centralized and might look a bit complicated. Here’s a map and a list of addresses where you can recycle domestic waste. All materials should be clean to avoid contamination – wash out bottles, cans, yogurt pots etc. before recycling. Kyivmiskvtorresursy This is the map of […]

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DIY festival in Kyiv

Over 20 years ago a landslide destroyed a road. Now, this strip of nature in the Podil neighborhood of Kyiv has been transformed by DIYSTVO into a festival of urban self-organization and creativity. This year there were experimental musicians and a DIY print workshop. Diystvo’s do-it-yourself approach is derived from […]

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The best time to visit Kyiv

Winter, spring, summer or fall, there’s never a bad time to come to Kyiv, but personally I’d choose May because of the pleasant weather and blossoming chestnuts trees. Chestnuts trees are almost on every city street and today they are the city’s unofficial symbol. In the Soviet era Kyiv’s city […]

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The festival guide: Kyiv International Short Film Festival

Dates: April 20 – April 24, 2016 Kyiv International Short Film Festival is the biggest Ukrainian festival of short films that in 2016 celebrates its 5th anniversary. KISFF traditionally takes place in Kinopanorama cinema, and known for its very cozy and friendly atmosphere. I used to think that I don’t […]

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