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Ostrovets in the region of Ternopil's'ka is a place located in Ukraine - some 232 mi (or 374 km) West of Kiev, the country's capital.

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Local time in Ostrovets is now 05:00 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Kiev" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Chişinău, Viisoara, Oradea, Iaşi, Darabani or Budanov. While being here, you might want to check out Svitanok, Strusov, Romanovka, Podgaychiki, Ostrovets and Krovinka as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Ukrainian version of GTA: Vice City

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Interesting facts about this location

Terebovl

Terebovlia (Ukrainian: Теребовля, also Terebovlya, Polish: Trembowla, English: Trembovl) is a small city in the Ternopil Oblast of western Ukraine, and the administrative center of the Terebovlya Raion. In modern medieval English history texts it is usually written Terebovl. The current population As of 2001 census is 13,661. In 1929 there was 7,015 people, mostly Polish, Ukrainian and Jewish.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 49.29, 25.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Ternopil Oblast, Shtetls

Battle of Trembowla

The Battle of Trembowla, more popularly known as the Defense of Trembowla, was glorified and immortalized in the paintings of Franciszek Smuglewicz, Józef Peszka and Aleksander Lesser. In 1675 the Turkish army destroyed the town of Trembowla, in the Podole Voivodship, and laid siege to the castle for an entire week. A woman played the decisive role in the garrison's successful stand against the invaders.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 49.29, 25.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1675 in Europe, Battles involving Poland, Conflicts in 1675

Ternopil Oblast

Ternopil Oblast' (Ukrainian: Тернопільська область, translit. Ternopil’s’ka oblast’; also referred to as Ternopilshchyna - Ukrainian: Тернопільщина) is an oblast' (province) of Ukraine. Its administrative center is Ternopil, through which flows the Seret River, a tributary of the Dnister.

More reading: Ternopil Oblast homepage
Located at 49.29, 25.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Galicia (Eastern Europe), Oblasts of Ukraine, Ternopil Oblast

Budaniv

Budaniv is a village in Ternopil Oblast, Western Ukraine, near Chortkiv, Buchach Raion. Population: 1,634 (2005). The settlement was founded in 1549 on the banks of the Seret River. The village was named after a Polish nobleman, Jakub Budzanowski, Halitz voevode. Mountainous terrain of the region always attracted new settlers and about 1550 a wooden castle was built up on the peak of one of the hills. The castle was rebuilt in the beginning of 17th century.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 49.29, 25.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Galicia (Eastern Europe), Populated places established in 1549, Shtetls, Villages in Ternopil Oblast

Velykyi Khodachkiv

Velykyi Khodachkiv - a selo in the Kozivskyi Raion, Ternopil oblast, Ukraine. It lies on the banks of the Rudka river, on the rail line from Ternopil to Rohatyn. The population is 1394 people (2003 census).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 49.29, 25.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:1944 in Europe, History of Poland, History of Poland (1918–1939), History of Poland (1939–1945), History of Ukraine, Mass murder in 1944, Massacres in Poland, Massacres in Ukraine, Massacres of Poles in Eastern Galicia, Poland–Ukraine relations, Ruins in Ukraine, Villages in Ternopil Oblast, World War II massacres