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What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?

Moscow
St Pete
Novosibirsk
Yekaterinburg
Nizhny Novgorod
Sochi
Somewhere in Siberia please tell where
Omsk
Voronezh
Somewhere else in Russia
Kiev
Odessa
Nikolaev
Kharkiv
Dnipropetrovsk
Lviv
Somewhere in Western Ukraine please tell where
Somewhere in Belarus please tell where
One of the Stans please tell where
Georgia or somewhere in Georgia
Baltic states please tell where
Moldova please tell where
Somewhere else, please tell
I hate everyplace in the FSU
I haven't traveled to the FSU yet
I'm a keyboard Romeo and like standing in front of a mirror while sucking in my gut
I live in the FSU or one of the CIS states
I live in my Mothers basement and hope to get a job someday, but until then I will write to girls in the FSU

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What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
« on: September 29, 2017, 12:34:23 PM »
What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
You can list up to three places.
You can look at the poll results after you vote.
If I missed something or someplace let me know.


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Re: What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2017, 12:43:46 PM »
What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
You can list up to three places.
You can look at the poll results after you vote.
If I missed something or someplace let me know.

Moscow was ok, haven't been to St Pete heard it's nice, other Russian cities, Chel, Volgograd, some others I can't remember, merged into one, pretty grim, Kiev, wonderful.

My favourite City is York, in UK, coming from a Lancastrian that's high praise indeed, and before anyone gets on their high horse, my home town Bolton is a shiithole, and nearer Big City Manchester pretty dire too. Liverpool awful.

There are nice place and good places everywhere, even with the same city....

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What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
« Reply #2 on: September 29, 2017, 12:46:59 PM »
I picked Voronezh because of friends and family and not because of the
city itself. I picked Georgia (Tblisi) because of the food, the history and
that it was the most interesting place I've been. I chose St Pete for many
of the same reasons. If Angel Eyes wasn't from Voronezh then Odessa
would have made the list.

I liked the cities I've visited in Ukraine too but I self imposed only had
three votes and Odessa was my 4th choice. I loved the city but usually
recommend against newbies visiting there because of the MOB industry
and their total dedication of thinning your wallet. I haven't been to
Nikolaev but I make the same recommendation about there as well.

So, what say you?


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Re: What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
« Reply #3 on: September 29, 2017, 01:43:41 PM »
Sochi - can't be a surprise - Sea, mountains, tree-lined streets, climate, craft beers, Formula 1, sailing ...... and of course VVP's playground

Piter.. You HAVE to see the Hermitage - wonderful art collection, visit the Mariisky Theatre - Balllet, Peterhof, Tsarskoe Selo ..

Siberia:  Lake Baikal is on my bucket list .... but memories of fast flowing Rivers steaming in -25C will never fade.

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Re: What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
« Reply #4 on: September 29, 2017, 02:39:13 PM »
I picked 'somewhere else in Russia' because I like Evpatoria as a tourist resort and all my inlaws live there.
I picked St. Pete , because I think its beautiful there in winter... truly wonderful.

And I picked Kharkov, because its a very friendly city which oozes hospitality.
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Re: What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
« Reply #5 on: September 29, 2017, 05:40:24 PM »
St Petersburg was my first choice and loved my time there during February. Too much to see.

Lviv were I was captivated with its architecture and friendly people. been there too many times.

Kiev the last one where I had great time and enjoyed the interesting places that I visited.
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Re: What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
« Reply #6 on: September 29, 2017, 06:37:18 PM »
St Petersburg is my first choice. Took my daughters there during the month of July and would recommend it highly.
 
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Re: What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
« Reply #7 on: September 29, 2017, 07:53:04 PM »
There is so much of the former Soviet Union that I would like to visit.

L'viv is my favourite of what I have seen, St. Petersburg is also magical. I remember going to Red Square before the Kremlin, amazing.

But I also would like to see Tbilisi and Lake Baikal and sail along the Black Sea. So this is a tough one.
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Re: What's your favorite FSU city to visit? Why?
« Reply #8 on: October 02, 2017, 03:21:24 AM »
If I missed something or someplace let me know.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xK23RHXXlJ4

(It's not somewhere in Siberia  ;D)
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