Potocki Palace

15. September 2016 by Oleg | 0 comments

In the middle of the 19th century, a park with a small hunting homestead, owned by the noble Polish family Potocki, was located on the modern palace’s place. A legend states that Potocki family owned these lands since the 17th century. In 1860, the Count Alfred II Potocki ordered to pull down the mansion and to build big gala palace on its place. The Potocki Palace in Lviv was built in the 1880s as an urban seat of Alfred Potocki, former Minister-President of Austria.
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Lviv: the City of the Lion

11. September 2016 by Oleg | 0 comments

Lviv is a unique city where Ukrainian traditions and European values, medieval spirit and modern innovations were combined in the incredible way. Lviv combines different cultures and traditions, presenting various surprises to its visitors.
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The Lviv Opera and Ballet Theatre, an important cultural centre for residents and visitors.
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Bernardine Monastery and Catholic Church

10. September 2016 by Oleg | 0 comments

The Bernardine church and monastery in Lviv is located in the city’s Old Town, south of the market square. The monastery along with the Roman Catholic church of St. Andrew, today the Greek Catholic church of St. Andrew, now belong the Order of St. Basil the Great.
Bernardine Church, Lviv

Haydamaky Kozak Rock Tour 2016

15. March 2016 by Oleg | 0 comments

The legendary cult band from Ukraine with a great live show and rocking Carpathian ska, folk punk, ethno rock’n’roll and reggae. Haydamaky combine the fascinating sounds of colorful Ukrainian folk music between melancholy and lightness with the driving power of fast ska, strong punk and wild rock sounds. With an incredible energetic stage show and their explosive style mix Haydamaky rock like crazy and bring the Slavic soul to overboil!
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