The State of Kyiv: 1 June 2020

The State of Kyiv: 1 June 2020

Hello from Kyiv, and this is not your regular State of Kyiv newsletter, it’s a special one. Because this Sunday Kyiv celebrated its birthday! 🎂 For the occasion, the Kyiv mayor created this video featuring different Kyivans singing a famous song about Kyiv,...
The State of Kyiv: 25 May 2020

The State of Kyiv: 25 May 2020

Another week is over and we can’t help but feel a little excited about public transport services finally reopening in Kyiv. The Vyshyvanka Day last Thursday also put us all in a festive mood. Read on to see our weekly recap of the best and worst news from Kyiv. Cool...
The State of Kyiv: 18 May 2020

The State of Kyiv: 18 May 2020

Hello from Kyiv, We’re only two weeks away from summer, and – if you are stuck in Ukraine – you might want to consider domestic tourism. Here’s how it will work in Ukraine during the quarantine. But we here don’t stop working, so you can always count on us delivering...
The State of Kyiv: 11 May 2020

The State of Kyiv: 11 May 2020

Hello, Another week of quarantine is over, and another set of cool and uncool Kyivan news is here for you. Cool: The Football Club Dynamo Kyiv has decided to draw attention to the problem of people burning grass by photoshopping the Lobanovsky stadium as if it is on...
The State of Kyiv: 4 May 2020

The State of Kyiv: 4 May 2020

Hello, It’s now been over 50 days since the nationwide quarantine started in Ukraine. The weather outside has been mostly great, and, unsurprisingly, more and more quarantine violations are being detected. Kyivans take it to “forbidden” areas, and restaurants secretly...
The State of Kyiv: 27 April 2020

The State of Kyiv: 27 April 2020

Hello, It’s been another week in the lockdown and, if you’re in Kyiv, brace yourself because there’s going to be at least two more under current restrictions. But, as always, you can count on us to deliver you news on what’s happening in Kyiv and the rest of Ukraine....
The State of Kyiv: 20 April 2020

The State of Kyiv: 20 April 2020

Hello, Last week was really not the best for Kyiv. If the growing COVID-19 cases were not enough, the city has also suffered from all sorts of climatic misfortunes. The air quality levels made the Ukrainian capital constantly top air pollution city rankings, and there...
The State of Kyiv: 13 April 2020

The State of Kyiv: 13 April 2020

Hello there, The virus is spreading, the world is changing, and yet, one thing remains the same. And that is our weekly newsletter delivering the most entertaining news from Kyiv and Ukraine. Here’s this week’s dose: Cool: Nearly half of Ukrainians have begun to...
The State of Kyiv: 6 April 2020

The State of Kyiv: 6 April 2020

Welcome to yet another dispatch of cool and uncool news! In this time of madness and uncertainty, we are here to provide you with a wealth of quality news and entertainment. Great news: You are not allowed to go and see them in the flesh, but take a look at these...
The State of Kyiv: 30 March 2020

The State of Kyiv: 30 March 2020

Hello and welcome to another weekly dispatch of cool and uncool news from Kyiv! The quarantine in Ukraine has been extended to April 24. Public transport is only available to key workers who are given special passes. Street food and coffee takeaways have also been...