Perusing Pervak – Quirky Kiev restaurant that’s a Tourist Attraction

Guest review from Kiev by Classic Rock Radio presenter Marilyn Michaels While in the Ukraine capital city of Kiev, visiting the Pervak restaurant was such a memorable experience, it deserves a full review. A quirky and amusing eatery, like stepping into a culinary Aladdin’s Cave, or perhaps Alice In Wonderland, without eating things that make you taller or smaller! Instead …

Kiev, A Capital taste of the Ukraine

Guest post from Kiev by Classic Rock Radio presenter Marilyn Michaels As the editor was AWOL in Canada he offered me a last-minute opportunity to visit Kiev, leaving little time to research the Ukraine. Research is important, but sometimes it is also useful to arrive unblinkered so to speak, with eyes wide-open. Guidebooks don’t always make sense until you have …

Warsaw, Poland Euro 2012 – Stadium of Passion

The European Football Championships will kick-off later today when Poland play Greece in the National Stadium in  Warsaw. The games will begin amongst much anticipation and controversy, most of which was sparked by the recent BBC ‘Panorama’ programme about violence in both hosting nations. Many of the scenes shown on the programme were disturbing, the racial hatred displayed and some …