Travel Blogs from Lviv
... line at Koziatyn (1725). It has just been noticed that I am now facing forwards rather than backwards. Hmmmm. There must have been some sort of cunning shunting manoeuvre at the last station. Worse still we may have slept past the last stop and are on our way back to L'vov!! The train is now filling up and "Arthur the whisky policeman" is getting restless. Time to crack open the Vodka.....after all when in Rome....and don't forget the caviar crisps. Supper: ...
This past weekend I headed to Lviv, the City of Lions. The western Ukrainian city is aptly named, for there are over 4500 statues and carvings of lions around the city. It is a beautiful city known for lions, coffee, chocolate, and history, and I had a lovely visit.
The city has over 750 years of history and managed to survive WWII. Founded in 1250, it has changed hands numerous times, belonging to Poland and the Austrian-Hungarian Empire, and those influences ...
... my balls. Bo tried his best to explain that he had bought a round trip ticket and once again the locals tried to help us but this time we were screwed. Finally a local came up and in very broken English and told us that the the first price was the student price and the second price was the normal price....at this point Bo knew he had lost and had to pony up the 4 dollar fine. By this time we had ...
... I could tell; they walked like Americans and then I heard them speaking English), and then found my bus to Lviv. I was assigned a seat, but in typical Ukrainian fashion, nobody gives a damn so I just plopped myself down somewhere else. I've heard some horrible things about long-distance bus travel in Ukraine,and took a good look at the driver before I got in. He seemed like a sane man who valued his life, and he was nice enough to put my suitcase in the hold for me, so I decided ...
Today, it is Green Holiday. So almost all the stores are closed. You will see people casually strolling through the streets. Also, all the stores have strips of plants on the ground. These strips are suppose to be like good luck for nature.
Now I know why people were selling these green plants ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking