White lines and Russian girls

Комбинация - Russian Girls
Written by Ian Bearder

There is a large sign at the airport in Kiev which says:

You are crossing the white line
From this moment, you take administrative and criminal responsibility for your items movement disorder through customs of Ukraine.
Customs officer can provide sample inspection of your transferable items.

It made me wonder, if the sign doesn’t make any sense, am I still responsible? ….maybe I should ask for a sample inspection next time.

Also, I’d like to share the following pop ‘diamond’ which me and my taxi driver were ‘grooving’ to all the way to the airport


Комбинация – Russian Girls

They give you love and take your soul. Nice! …is that a ‘bantik’ she’s wearing??

It took me a while to find the song on Youtube where, it seems that Russian girls have inspired a LOT of bad pop-songs. Here’s another ‘special’ tune…


Deepcentral – Russian Girl (Official Video Making Of, July 2009)


About the author

Ian Bearder

Ian has been living in Kyiv on-and-off since 2009 and he launched Kyiv.Cool in 2014 to promote the lighter side of life in Ukraine's crazy capital. He doesn't just love Kyiv - he feels genuinely sorry for people who don't live here.
If he's not out on his bike, he's normally wandering in Podil or exploring some forgotten corner of the city.