Ukraine is the second largest country of the European continent after Russia, or the largest country which is fully located in Europe.
Ukraine has a long and immensely interesting history. At different times, the words “Scythia”, “Sarmatia”, “Rus'”, “Zaporozhian Host”, “Cossack Hetmanate”, etc. were used to refer to the territory of Ukraine.
Ukraine is depicted as the state of high snow-capped Carpathian mountains, picturesque heathes and fields, broad rivers and warm seas. Since olden times extremely fertile lands, favorable climate conditions and beautiful landscapes attracted people and they gradually inhabited the territory of modern Ukraine.
Ukraine has interesting and original culture and traditions. It is also famous for its delicious cuisine.