There are many countries in the world which are known for their beauty today. One such country is Ukraine, which is a very beautiful and ancient country, which is located in Eastern Europe. It borders many countries, such as Russia to the east, Belarus, Poland and Slovakia to the north, Hungary to the west, Romania and Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and Azov Sea to the south. Although Kiev is the capital of this country and is also the largest city here, the most special thing here is that Kiev is also called the ‘City of Beautiful Women’. There are many more interesting things about Ukraine, which you will be surprised to know about.
The deepest railway station in the world is located in Ukraine, which is known as ‘Arsenalna Metro Station’. This station is located at a depth of 105.5 meters from the ground i.e. 346 feet. Even though alcohol is considered wrong in many countries around the world, drinking alcohol is no less than a tradition for the people here. According to a report by the World Health Organization, Ukraine ranks sixth in the world in terms of alcohol consumption. If we look at the figures, alcohol is consumed here at the rate of about 14 liters per person per year.
In countries, couples wear a wedding ring in the left hand at the time of marriage, whereas in Ukraine it is not. In contrast, people wear wedding rings in the right hand. It is included in the tradition here. The people of Ukraine also love music very much. This is the reason why the world’s longest musical instruments have been made in this country. Its shape is like a horn made of wood, called like trimbita. There was a severe famine in Ukraine in 1932–33, in which millions of people died. It is said that there was so much hunger during the famine that humans were eating human flesh. Around 2500 people were then arrested for cannibalism.