A View From Ukrainian Skies: Day Tripping in Kamianets-Podilskyi

Saint George's Orthodox Church in Kamianets-Podilskyi - Photo by Anika Mikkelson, MissMaps.com

Invaded by Mongols, seized by the Ottomans, the Cozaks, and once again by the Ottomans. Next came the Poles, then the Russians, then Austria-Hungary, Germany, and Ukraine. This city with an identity crisis made only stronger with time now teeters on the Moldovan-Ukrainian border, battling recent politicians for ownership of its finest landmarks and winning one small step [...]