I could really use some good advice. My girlfriend is planning a trip to visit me in the US in a month. It’s a second attempt, the first time she was turned back in Poland and told to contact the consulate to find out what documents she was missing. She is from Lugansk but her and her mother moved to her uncles a small village about 45 minutes from Ternopil just after the fighting broke out 2 years ago. We have had much bad luck in our planning and I’ve told her before we move any farther let’s stop and try to plan a bit better. Neither of us want another disappointment. The documents she needs is in storage in Lugansk. She says that due to the conditions and relations from the war postal service is unreliable at best from Lugansk. I’m a bit concerned for her safety because here in the US there are no real reliable reports of what’s going on in Lugansk. Until a few weeks ago I couldn’t find any new news from the area but now the news gives the feel of real tension in the area again. What kind of military presence is there? What are the conditions there. She says not to worry but I’m a bit worried for a woman alone traveling there. Do law abiding locals feel safe moving about. I hope that isn’t an offensive question, I just don’t want her to get there and her feel in a dangerous situation and me unable to help. She has expressed concern about needing a republic of Lugansk passport. That she has heard that she will be required to have one to move freely around. Also what about check points for her coming and leaving? Will she have trouble leaving once she’s there and will she have to get the passport of the Republic of Lugask. I’m trying to think of any questions or situations she may run into coming and going. I’ve read that people need to get some kind off a permission pass to leave once there and even then Ukrainian army forces not letting people pass. Some of what I read was just after the cease fire agreement last year I just don’t hardly know what to ask. If someone from that region or a close working relationship there could give us advice and some knowledge as what to expect for her arriving there in Lugansk and her departure back to Ternopil once she’s retrieved the documents. Also she is staying with a family friend once there. She’s not sure about cell phone service or even what to expect with the internet situation once there. We are a bit afraid of being out of touch once she’s there. So if someone from that area could kind of give us a step by step guide of what to expect. If she can’t get in and out quickly what are the service industry like there? I mean like will she be able to dine out if needed, what are the supermarkets like, or maybe if it’s going to take a bit longer than expected I’m sure she would like to meet up with old friends if possible. Thank you for your time and consideration. I hope one day I can return the favor.
I am a foreigner in lugansk and I want to leave, does anyone know how I can get a Russian visa and how much?
Does anybody know if internet is available in Lugansk at the moment?
Hi my friend who has a stable government job in Lugansk has been quoted 240 euros for passport within 10 days & 80 euros for visa to United Kingdom within 10 days does that sound correct & feasible say by train travel to Moscow then ticket to Manchester
I am due to get married in lugansk tomorrow.
I am currently in Kiev
Is it safe to travel into lugansk by train, I àm ENglish
What is the best way of getting there, I am from Perth W.A. and am realising I cannot fly there easily, please help if you can, thanks!
Can anybody give me a list or tell me where to get a list of Lugansk Travel Agents? Many thanks
Can anyone give me a list or tell me where I can get a list of Tour Operators and Travel Agents in Lugansk? Many thanks
I met a fine woman from Lugansk, Ukraine and I am from the States. Now I am looking to go to Ukraine to visit her since she wishes me to do so. The only thing is that I have been trying to look at flight plans and have come up with nothing. I was also curious about the currency exchange rates from a USD to the Ukrainian coin.
If someone could tell me how to plan for a flight and even if you had costs for me I'd greatly appreciate it. I plan to leave in 6 monthes that way it leaves me some money to save for the trip. I would be departing from Minneapolis, MN and would be looking for the cheapest flight. I am going to be trying to learn the language as well within the 6 month time span before I leave. Anything you can suggest? Thank you!
I am looking to check a address in Lugansk as i want to send a letter and a parcel,i want to make sure before i do that the address actualy exsists,the address i have is 42B IDUSTRIALNIY STREET (BACK STREET)i know that the number 42 exsists,I would be geateful for any help i can receive on this.
I am looking to find an honest Lugansk Travel agent, right there in Lugansk!!! If anyone knows of one that speaks enough English for phone conversation I would be greatly appreciative!!!
I NEED to rent a small house or cottage, out in the country, West of Lugansk for 2 or 3 days, specifically for December 12th, 13th and 14th!!! I would like it to have a fireplace or wood burner for heat, and even if it only has an out house for a bathroom!!! Just an old hunting lodge, or even just a shack!!!
Does this sound particular, YES, well it is for a honeymoon suite!!! Now I am totally sure you are confused to the max!!! We are looking to see God's Stars out in the country away from city lights!!!
there is a restuarant in Lugansk called "Pegas" or in english, it would be pegasus i think? If there is someone out there who can help me locate it and send me a phone number as well, it would be nice. :) Thank you for your time, David Ortiz
I am looking for bus schedules between Kharkov and Lugansk. I will fly in to Kharkov and it was suggested that I take bus rather than train as it would be faster.
I am also interested in bus schedule between Kharkov and Poltava.
Any comments suggestions or recomendations are welcome.
I am traveling in November.
Anyone know of a good, reputable english school or a very good private english teacher in Lugansk?
Hi, Has anyone heard of a travel agency called Himalaya. They should have an agency in Lugansk. So if anyone can help me out that would be createfull
What is the timing of circus (lugansk)..?
When can i watch Circus?
When l was in 0dessa last December l saw a coach with the destination on the windscreen - Lugansk - the operator name was LIEURES, but l cannot find out anything about them on the internet. l'd like to know if this is a regular service between the 2 cities & if so, does any1 know where l can find the timetable, etc?
l'm interested to know if there's a housing block called '50 years of 0ctober' in Lugansk - & if so, what street(s) is it located on?
I'll be back in Lugansk (for my fourth time) from Jan to June 2008. If anyone wants to come have a Slavutich (thats a Ukrainian beer) with me, then send me a message. I get sick of trying to talk to people in my (very) broken Russian all the time, and just generally miss being around other Americans after a while.
I'm either going to be taking the train Kiev - Lugansk ...or Odessa - Lugansk ( I believe this runs on odd days) ..
Does anyone have a idea about the schedule times .. arrival - departure?
Hi All !
I am flying to Ukraine in August from USA. I will be flying in to Kiev. From there I am planning to fly to Dunedin and go to Lugansk. Can anybody tell me if that's possible or how should I do it. I have a few questions.
1. Once in Kiev how to fly to Lugansk and how much is the ticket.
2. How to buy a sim card for a mobile phone and how much does it cost.
3. Is english widely spoken in Lugansk or have to learn the language there.
4. Is Internet available easily, what about broadband and wirelss internet.
5. What to expect at customs at kiev.
6. What about buying a used car there and around how much is it.
7. If I want to bring my car from USA is it possible without paying duty.
8. How much is to rent a small bedroom. Being a student at a University there
9. How is the weather there.
10. How much is to make a call from there to USA and is it expensive or cheap.
11. USA to lugansk how much does the ticket cost overall.
12. Any other Information I need to know.
Any help will be appreciated.
Does anyone know the phone numbers or websites of valid Lugansk travel agencies? I am looking to get prices on an international passport for a Ukrainian citizen.
I am asking this on behalf of a friend Maxim. If he wants to get a visa / passport to go to South africa What is his best way to get it.
Hello people,my name is mark and i would be obliged if anyone reading this could provide me with any information on Lugansk,Ukraine. I am not looking for a wife,i would like to make contacts and hopefully friends to aid possible travel to this part of the world.Hopefully in 2006. Any info would be gratefully accepted thanks
Does anyone have info on Lugansk, Ukraine? And no, I,m not looking for a wife. I have heard it is a nice place with some really good educational institutions.