Construction of Transcarpathian railway in Hutsul region
Construction of the rail track in the Carpathian Mountains: bridges and tunnels
Brief info about villages in Verkhovyna region, Carpathians and hutsul life in highland Ukraine
Mykulychyn is the longest village in Europe
About Mukylychyn village: history, famous people, nature, railway and the nazi
“Under a golden deer”: how the European princes, earls, lords and the leaders of the Third Reich hunted in Hutsulshchyna
One hundred years ago the forests of Hutsulshchyna were full of beasts and attracted titled hunters from different parts...
Kosiv stove and Hutsul tiles. How it is made
Berries in the Carpathians contrary to mushrooms do not have to be searched. They are everywhere
Fishing during a Carpathian autumn
The most generous fishing in the Carpathians is in August and September
Burkut is the oldest balneology health resort in the Ukrainian Carpathians
Hunting traditions of Hutsulshchyna
Thanks to its natural isolation, Carpathians kept authentic material and intellectual culture, flora and fauna and unique nature, which...
Hutsuls and a collective farm: how the soviet system cultivated beets in the Carpathians
The soviet experimental introduction of collective farming in Hutsulshchyna failed rather quickly. In spite of all efforts of communist...
Wells of Hutsul region
Well take an important place in architecture of today's Carpathian villages
Carpathian bridal chaplets of goose feathers
The chaplets of goose feathers are truly a unique thing
Cheres – Hutsul’s belt talisman
Cheres is a Hutsul leather belt used in the Carpathians as talisman hundred years ago
English speaking driver in Lviv
Hire a car with English speaking driver in Lviv
A true Hutsul cannot be imagined without a pipe
It is the cultural centre of the Carpathians and Hutsul people
Hutsul cheese toys
Cheese toys still prevail in some parts of Hutsulshchyna. It is unusual toy for kids because you can not...
Goverla – the highest peak of the Ukrainian Carpathians
Goverla is a major center of tourism and the highest peak of Carpathians. Its also known as Hovyrla
Kosiv – the capital of Carpathian souvenirs
Kosiv is a famous as a capital of Carpathian souvenirs
The Carpathians taste like cheese
In the Carpathians shepherds continue making traditional sheep's milk cheese: brynza, vurda and budz
History of forest alloy in Carpathians
The history of industrial alloy of Carpathian Forest on Carpathian turbulent flows originated in the mid-nineteenth century. For this,...
How Hutsuls competed in the biathlon hundred years ago
In the distant 30s of last century, in February, a traditional all-Polish competition-marches of military patrols (modern-Biathletes) called “Hutsul...
Geographical center of Europe in the Carpathians
Center of Europe is situated in the Ukrainian Carpathians
Carpathian cheeses. Brynza, Vurda and Budz
Brynza, vurda and budz are the most famous cheeses of Carpathian Mountains. Want to know how are they made?
Hutsul dance Arkan
Arkan – Hutsul men folk dance (according to tradition, dance of heroes that descended from the mountains). Time signature...
The history of catastrophic floods in Cheremosh in 1927
During the XX century in the rivers in Ukrainian Carpathians there were about ten large regional flooding. They happened...
Hutsulshchyna and hutsuls
Territory of Hutsulshchyna Settlement of hutsuls occupy the eastern part of the Ukrainian Carpathians: present Verhovyna, Kosiv (excluding the northern strip), the southern part of Nadvirna...
Polonyna building in Hutsulshchyna
The exclusively sheep mountain valleys disappeared in the last decades
Zgarda is an amulet in a specific form of crosses
Trembita – Hutsul music instrument
A legendary exotic instrument that has long been the companion of hutsuls. The trembita