Kharkiv shopping

Market in Kharkiv

Barabashova Market

For the ultimate post-Soviet bazaar experience, cheap jeans and Vietnamese food, head to this market, which rivals similar bazaars in Odesa for the 'biggest in Europe' title. It's really a mind-bogglingly huge affai…
Books in Kharkiv


This modern bookshop, on a seemingly hopeless crusade to Ukrainianise a Russian-speaking city, serves as a club for Kharkiv's Ukrainian speakers and cosmopolitans. English speakers are welcome to participate in regu…