What’s it like to visit Chernobyl?

What’s it like to visit Chernobyl?

How to visit Chernobyl? What’s it like to visit Chernobyl, the site of the world’s worst nuclear accident? Read on and find out how you can visit, what to see and do, and what not to see and do! In the early hours of April 26th 1986 during a late night...
What is Dark Tourism – A Guide

What is Dark Tourism – A Guide

Having just finished the new Netflix series ‘Dark Tourist’ it compelled me to write an article on the subject of dark tourism and list some of my favourite such destinations. So, let’s find out, what is dark tourism? How to be a dark tourist? According to the...
Visiting Chernobyl – Pripyat

Visiting Chernobyl – Pripyat

A day spent in the ghost-city of Pripyat,If you missed part one where we visit abandoned villages, the Duga Radar and Chernobyl, you can read it here. Day 2 in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone – Visiting Pripyat City The previous day’s tour of abandoned villages and...
Visiting Chernobyl – Abandoned Villages

Visiting Chernobyl – Abandoned Villages

Brief Introduction Chernobyl is located 110km north of Kiev in Ukraine (part of the Soviet Union until 1991) and close to the border with Belarus. The nuclear power plant lies next to the city of Pripyat which was built for the workers and their families (the former...