The Ukraine is an Eastern European country that was formerly part of the now defunct Soviet Union. It is bordered on the east by Russia, to the north by Belarus, to the northwest by Poland, to the south and southwest by Romania, and to the west by Hungary and Slovakia. Moldova lies in between and the Black Sea lies to the southeast. Today, the Ukraine is Europe’s second largest country although its population as been on a steady decline for several years now.
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Surprisingly, the country features some great nightlife with numbers bars, clubs, and pubs to frequent and enjoy your evening in. The following is a listing of the best pubs and nightlife in Ukraine:
Cocktail Bar “111” – located in the city of Kiev, the establishment features a disco with a rotating bar in the center of it. No matter what night of the week that you walk in here, it is a partying atmosphere.
The Gold Cup – another bar located in Kiev, this is a two-story establishment that has the feel of a Spanish disco atmosphere on the first floor while the upstairs or second story is an upscale restaurant featuring excellent local dishes.
The Moda Bar – one of Kiev’s most popular nightlife venues. The locals will tell you that this is the place to enjoy the best music in the city. It is built in the form of a ship and is one of the true hotspots in Kiev.
The Opium Dance Club – supposedly, this is Kiev’s highest priced bar but it is one of the most popular hang outs of the locals. This is one of the few bars and clubs where you can dance all night if you feel like it.
The River Palace – a casino, disco, and restaurant that is situated on a ship in Kiev. According to the locals, the shows that are featured are the best that you will find anywhere and it is also a popular gambling hotspot.
Club Itaka – this establishment is located in the city of Odessa and treats its guest to a Greek atmosphere and décor to match. The club is designed and laid out as if it were a hangout for Russian pop stars.
The Palladium – if you’re looking for adult entertainment and dancing under one roof in Odessa, The Palladium is the night spot for you. The first floor features regular strip shows nightly while the upstairs is a disco club.
Club Ibiza – one of the most outstanding nightlife spots on the Black Sea. It was designed to look like a gigantic ant hill. The interior is filled with bright colors, flat screen TV’s, and people on the first and second floor that are rocking out to the live entertainment.
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