The disadvantages of living in Ukraine are the bad quality of air, bureaucracy, bad roads (for travelers), somewhat poor service, and the fact that not many people communicate in English. For the service, sorry (not sorry) but overall, it is very common for Eastern Europe to have poor service.
Is Ukraine a safe country to live?
Overall, Ukraine is a safe country for travelers. Troubled areas affected by the war with Russia are located in the southeast of the country, very far from the capital. Occasional demonstrations may take place in the main urban centers across the country and foreigners are advised to stay clear of these events.
Why is Ukraine dangerous?
Ongoing armed conflict makes Donetsk and Luhansk dangerous. Foreigners have been threatened, detained and kidnapped in these regions. Landmines are present throughout Donetsk and Luhansk. Crimea is not under Ukrainian Government control and our ability to provide consular help in Crimea is extremely limited.
Is living in Ukraine good?
Most expats quality of life in Ukraine remains high. However, for Ukrainians it is a world of sharp contrasts between the rich and the poor. Because the country is fairly affordable, expats tend to have a comfortable standard of living, travel and enjoy the many leisure options the country has to offer.
What food is Ukraine known for?
12 Traditional Ukrainian Dishes You Must TryBorscht with garlic fritters. Ukrainian dishes often use a number of ingredients. Chicken Kiev. Chicken Kiev is the dish that has brought fame to Ukraine. Potato pancakes. Salo. Vareniki. Stuffed cabbage rolls. Okroshka. Banush.More items •Sep 27, 2017