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Euro 2012 Host City in Ukraine

Euro 2012 will be held on 8 different cities in Poland and Ukraine. There are Gdansk, Poznan, Warsaw, and Wroclaw (Krakow) in Poland and Donetsk, Kharkiv, Kyiv, and Lviv in Ukraine. Yesterday I’ve shared the information of Poland, and today I’ll go with the information of Ukraine. 🙂

Donetsk

It located on the South-East part of Ukraine. It’s a highest HIV prevalence case in Ukraine. Nearby to Russia.

Kharkiv

It’s located on the South East part of Poland too, and it’s above Donetsk. It’s a second largest city in Ukraine. The city was founded in 1654 and was a major centre of Ukrainian culture in the Russian Empire. Kharkiv became the first city in Ukraine where the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic was proclaimed in December 1917 and Soviet government was formed.

Kharkiv became and remained the capital of the Ukrainian SSR until 1934, when the administrative capital was moved to Kyiv.

Kyiv

It’s a capital and largest city in Ukraine, located in the north central part of the country on the Dnieper River. It also known as Kiev.

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Euro 2012 Host City in Poland

Euro 2012 will be held on 8 different cities in Poland and Ukraine. There are Gdansk, Poznan, Warsaw, and Wroclaw (Krakow) in Poland and Donetsk, Kharkiv, Kyiv, and Lviv in Ukraine. In this post I’ll only share the information of Poland first, and Ukraine part will be in the next post. 🙂

Gdansk

It’s a port city on the north part of Poland. You can get there via ferry (from Sweden), bus, train, or flight (via LOT Polish Airlines).

Poznan

It’s located on the west part of Poland. One of the famous tourist point is Wielkopolska National Park. It located about 15km far away from it. Here is an introductory video :

The official website of Wielkopolska National Park (http://www.wielkopolskipn.pl/index.php/park/change_lang/eng)

Poznan has been well connected and reachable via bus, train, and flights (LOT Polish Airlines, Ryanair, SAS (Scandinavian Continue reading

New Year Cheap Accomodation Review

New Year 2010

2010 New Year is coming, have you plan to visit any countries or cities for this big celebration ?

So, a good place to stay & to have a sweet dream is very important. Comfortable, Clean, Security of the accommodation are so important for us. If you have a bad accommodation, your journey can say almost spoiled.

If you haven’t any backpack experience or this is your first time to travel, you will probably found that many hostels or hotels are very expensive, at least 20-30% of your total budget. So in order to save some money, you might be shorten your trip.

Cheap accomodation and cheap flight ticket are perfect choices for budget trip.

And, what our today purpose is to show you that, you can easily get very cheap and good place to stay. And we guarantee that after you read it, you might even extend your trip for another day or two. 😉

Edinburgh USD$8 (~RM28)
New York USD$9 (~RM32)
Rome USD$10 (~RM35)
Amsterdam USD$12 (~RM42)
Auckland USD$13 (~RM46)
Moscow USD$13 (~RM46)
Tokyo USD$13 (~RM46)
New Orleans USD$16 (~RM56)
Athens USD$17 (~RM60)
Jakarta USD$17 (~RM60)
Melbourne USD$19 (~RM67)

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Finally, we wish you have a happy and wonderful journey in this holiday. 😉