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When Russia invaded Ukraine, Orest Zub's life took an unexpected turn. As the conflict engulfed his homeland, his once-thriving business as a travel YouTuber faced its own battle. But Orest found a new purpose, a mission to tell the world about what is happening on the ground in Ukraine and create international connections.
And now he wants to invite the world to his country. As a part of NomadMania, he's organizing a tour to Lviv, Kyiv, and Kharkiv.
IN THIS EPISODE, WE WILL…
- Uncover the deep-seated impacts of the Ukraine conflict on the nation and its people.
- Gain insights into the crucial importance of global support towards Ukraine's growth and prosperity.
- Acquire knowledge of the multifaceted effects of the war impacting various aspects of life in Ukraine.
- Learn the necessary safety and security protocols when considering travel to Ukraine during these tumultuous times.
- Orest Zub is an individual who fearlessly stands against the wind, navigating through life with fiercely proactive determination. His adept understanding of the intricate convolutions of the ongoing Ukrainian-Russian war makes his perspective uniquely crucial.
Originating from Ukraine, Orest has first-hand experience with the conflict's overwhelming impact on diverse sectors. Remarkably, he found ways to channel the storm into a driving force for establishing international connections between Ukraine and the world, undeterred by the odds.
He personifies resilience, embodying an unwavering spirit fueling his mission despite the spiralling adversity he has witnessed.
- 01:01 - Spontaneous Decision to Attend Bansko NomadFest
- 03:04 - The Complexity of War in Ukraine
- 10:45 - The End of the War in Ukraine
- 15:59 - Adapting to the New Reality
- 19:20 - The Significance of Ukraine
- 21:15 - Safety in Lviv
- 25:53 - Safety in Kyiv
- 27:35 - Situation in Kharkiv
- 33:05 - Differentiating News Reports
- 34:17 - The NomadMania Tour
- 37:21 - Limited Spots on the Kharkiv Tour
- 38:17 - Overland Travel to Ukraine
- 40:00 - All are Welcome to the NomadMania Event
- 41:06 - Preparing for the Event and Showcasing Ukraine
- Stay informed about the ongoing conflict in Ukraine and its implications for the region by following Orest Zub’s YouTube channel for videos about the war in Ukraine.
- Experience the determination and inspiration of the Ukrainian people first-hand and consider participating in the NomadMania tour to Ukraine in October, organized by Orest Zub and the rest of the NomadMania team. Watch the video about the tour.
- Would you go to Ukraine right now? Join the conversation on The Radio Vagabond’s Facebook page.