Ukraine

Key Country Facts

Population: 44,209,773
Historical & Interesting Facts:

Arsenalna, the world’s deepest underground train station measuring at 105.5 meters underground

Top Activities and Places to Visit:

Lviv National museum, the L’viv Art Gallery, S. Krushelnytska Opera House

Other Information:

Major exports: include metals, fuel, chemicals, machinery, transport equipment and food.

There are roughly 44,209,773 Ukrainians(2016). The capital of Ukraine is Kyiv or Kiev. The official language is Ukrainian, but Russian is a regional language, meaning more than 10% of the population speaks it. Ukrainians practice Orthodox Christianity. The time zone is 7 hours ahead of EST.

When visiting, one should visit Lviv, for its rich cultural history and architecture. Namely the Lviv National museum, the L’viv Art Gallery, and the S. Krushelnytska Opera House are unique to Ukrainian culture. Visitors would also enjoy the Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev.

One fun fact about Ukraine is that it is home of Arsenalna, the world’s deepest underground train station measuring at 105.5 meters underground.

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