Karpatian may 2010
In this year we went to a
traditional tour of Western Ukraine. In the direct train we went to
the spa town Truskavets. The train goes through
almost all of Ukraine, and after 20 hours we arrived in Truskavets.
We immediately went to
the park to the mineral waters. The park has two large
pump-room, and several sources.
waters are very peculiar taste. In this region lies oil,
and water has flavor oil. Truskavets
mineral waters belong to a class of treatment for permanent use are not
decided that we had enough healthy, and be treated this water will not. We went to a nearby city - Borislav.
Borislav became part of Austria-Hungary. Then
extract oil, gas, mineral wax. In 1968 he reached
maximum oil production 569 thousand tons per year. And in
our time in the city is actively being oil. Even
in the central park of the city are oil rigs. Even
outside of private homes are oil pumps. After
Borislav we went to a small town - Skhidnicya. The
village includes a large number of mineral springs. Try the local water, it looked like a Truskavets,
other sources of water are hydrogen sulfide, ferrous water, water type
all sources should turn. Some can stand
for half an hour.
bought food at the store and went in the reserve - Tustan.
- Historical and Cultural Reserve, on whose territory the number of
rocks, which in ancient times were a fortress. Near
Tustan arranged accommodation, a tour of the remains of the
fortifications of Kievan Rus.