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Minsk, Belarus: Where Soviet Communism meets Capitalism

  This VLOG is about my visit to the beautiful city of Minsk, the capital of Belarus, in April 2017. The video features the main sights, Soviet architecture, Belarusian churches, Communist monuments, Capitalist businesses, Minsk metro (subway) and much more (contents with time code see below). Minsk is a city with an interesting history. The city was destroyed and fought over many times. 80% of the city were destroyed in

Cyprus in Winter 2017 - Road Trip VLOG Part 5: Paphos, European Capital of Culture 2017

Follow me on my one-week road trip across the island of CYPRUS in February 2017 – visiting Larnaca, Cape Greko, Ayia Napa, Nissi Beach, Nicosia (Lefkosia/Lefkoşa), Troodos Mountains, Paphos, Petra tou Romiou (Aphrodite’s Rock), Kourion, Limassol and Governor’s Beach. In this part of my Cyprus road trip series, I’m in Paphos on the south-west coast of Cyprus. Paphos is this year’s European Capital of Culture and there are lots of

Cyprus in Winter 2017 - Road Trip VLOG Part 4: Troodos Mountains

Follow me on my one-week road trip across the island of CYPRUS in February 2017 – visiting Larnaca, Cape Greko, Ayia Napa, Nissi Beach, Nicosia (Lefkosia/Lefkoşa), Troodos Mountains, Paphos, Petra tou Romiou (Aphrodite’s Rock), Kourion, Limassol and Governor’s Beach. Troodos Mountains are located in the center of the island of Cyprus. The highest peak is snow-covered Mount Olympus (also spelled Mount Olympos) at 1,952 meters above sea level. There are

Cyprus in Winter 2017 - Road Trip VLOG Part 3: Nicosia - The World's Last Divided Capital

Follow me on my one-week road trip across the island of CYPRUS in February 2017 – visiting Larnaca, Cape Greko, Ayia Napa, Nissi Beach, Nicosia (Lefkosia/Lefkoşa), Troodos Mountains, Paphos, Petra tou Romiou (Aphrodite’s Rock), Kourion, Limassol and Governor’s Beach. Nicosia, Greek: Lefkosia or Turkish: Lefkoşa – whatever you may call it, is the world’s last divided capital – the capital of Cyprus. It is divided by the “Green Line”, a

Cyprus in Winter 2017 – Road Trip VLOG Part 2: Cape Greko, Ayia Napa, Nissi Beach

Follow me on my one-week road trip across the island of CYPRUS in February 2017 – visiting Larnaca, Cape Greko, Ayia Napa, Nissi Beach, Nicosia (Lefkosia/Lefkoşa), Troodos Mountains, Paphos, Petra tou Romiou (Aphrodite’s Rock), Kourion, Limassol and Governor’s Beach. In this second episode, I travel to the southeastern tip of the island of Cyprus, to Cape Greko peninsula, Ayia Napa and Nissi Beach. Cape Greko offers very scenic views, great

Cyprus in Winter 2017 - Road Trip VLOG Part 1: Larnaca

Follow me on my one-week road trip across the island of CYPRUS in February 2017 – visiting Larnaca, Cape Greko, Ayia Napa, Nissi Beach, Nicosia (Lefkosia/Lefkoşa), Troodos Mountains, Paphos, Petra tou Romiou (Aphrodite’s Rock), Kourion, Limassol and Governor’s Beach. In this first episode of my road trip series, I am in Larnaca, a port city and beach resort town. Larnaca might not be the most impressive place you’ve ever been

Summer in Odessa, Ukraine (2016)

Odessa (Ukrainian spelling: Odesa) is Ukraine’s third largest city, located on the Black Sea coast. Odessa is a major seaport and transportation hub and an attractive tourist destination. Mainly frequented by Ukrainian and Russian tourists, Odessa is known for its beaches, clubs, nightlife, but also for cultural events. There is a huge variety of restaurants and bars, catering to all culinary tastes. In this video, you can see some footage

Walking around Lviv, Ukraine

Walking around Lviv, Ukraine. Lviv is the largest city in Western Ukraine with more than 700.000 inhabitants. The city boasts historical and cultural treasures from different parts of history. Lviv is a real treasure in Eastern Europe. For visitors from Western Europe, the price level is still very low, while food and accommodation are excellent. There are a lot less tourists than in places like Prague, Budapest or Krakow. The