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Monthly Archives: April 2010

Lviv market square

Weightlifting angles of Lviv

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Two days walking through Lviv were kind of enough: On the old market square everywhere marriage couples with jumping around photographers and camera men. The old town is the only place where road is good enough that girls could run around with their wedding ultra high heels.

Fjord Nansen: Kinderrucksack auf dem Mt. Hoverla (Ukraine)

Fjord Nansen

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Our first big friend still in 2010 was a travelers’ shop HORYZONT which supported us with backpack to carry Hanna for our Around The Black Sea Trip. Especially our mountains walks we couldn’t imagine without it.

Hanna in the kitchen of the Astronaut Hostel in Lviv (Ukraina)

Hanna in the Kosmonaut Hostel

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“The Kosmonaut Hostel is easily the most central, helpful, relaxed and convivial place in town. It’s all about atmosphere” – we read in the guide. Because it’s all about the atmosphere – we decided to go there. Reading more about washing machine and wi-fi – we were more and more sure that it’s place for Read More

Do not always trust Lonely Planet

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Let’s go outside of the town! Lonely Planet recommends Kremenets castle and situated not far from there Pochayiv Monastery. So we jumped into the car, together with Neil, my British friend who came to visit us in Lviv, took chocolates with us and started.

On the Polish-Ukrainian border station Korczowa

Into the east: Welcome to the Ukraine

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Because we decided not to make too long car driving every day – we still had one stop for night in Poland, in the middle of the way Cracow-Lviv. Visiting Zuza’s parents in Trzebownisko, near Rzeszow was like coming back home, under care of somebody calm and familiar. Drinking, like at home from Nescafe cups Read More

Bye Germany, bye Poland!

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So… we are really starting our trip now! After busy weeks of preparations we are on the road. Still in Poland, Cracow but tomorrow we want to cross Ukrainian border and jump around from happiness that first of 9 countries around the Black Sea is reached. Amazing feeling to finally leave home towns (Berlin and Read More

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