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Slava Ukraini! How I Became an Accidental Protester in Ukraine

By on June 16, 2015

I never intended to go to Ukraine. In fact the main reason I ended up in the beautiful country  was simply because the staff at the Ukrainian Embassy were much nicer than the staff at the Belarus Embassy. (Sorry Belarus, I promise I will visit soon!)

Anyway. I did end up…

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Radioactive Roadtrip: Keeping Calm in Chernobyl

By on April 11, 2014

 
It was the early hours of April 26th, 1986. The small city of Pripyat situated in what was then the Soviet Union had switched off their nuclear-power-run bedroom lights and families slept in complete peace, unaware of the one-time shutdown routine maintenance on reactor number 4, one of the…

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Rocky Road to the Carpathians

By on December 15, 2013

I needed an idea for my final Ukrainian destination. As much as I was enjoying Ukranian cities being so alive with the strong scent of revolution in the air I could use some fresh protest-free oxygen and going to bed without listening to every passerby scream ‘Slava Ukraini’ would…

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Hello! I am a 22-year old Australian currently training to be a pilot and studying journalism and sociology I have visited 69 countries across all 7 continents and love to explore. Here is where I share my adventures.

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