Author: Rebekah Welch

Travel to Lviv from Kyiv

Lviv, at the far western end of Ukraine, bears strong Polish heritage in its architecture and is strongly Ukrainian in its identity. It’s old European streets, combined with a plethera of modern and charasmatic cafes, bars, and clubs – not to mention very low prices – make a trip to Lviv an easy choice if […]

Kyiv Travel Excursions from SRAS

Kyiv sits in the heart of Eastern Europe and is an excellent base from which to explore Central and Eastern Europe as well as the nearby Caucuses. SRAS Programs in Kyiv offer two categories of travel components. All regular programs offer a weekend trip to either Lviv or Odesa. SRAS’ Identity and Conflict in the […]

Locals Earning a Living on the Streets of Ukraine

From Busking to Animal Suits: the Shady and Skilled of Ukraine’s Streets  Month of March, 2017 Photojournalism by Rebekah Welch Ukraine is a beautiful country with a fascinating history. It also has an impossibly cheap cost of living. Between those two facts, it is a rapidly growing tourism center for Europe. In fact, it ranks […]