Our next tour, Romania to Ukraine, started with a visit to the Danube Delta, which is the second largest river delta in Europe.
In the city of Comrat, one of many, many Orthodox Christian churches we saw in Eastern Europe.
By the fountain outside the Milestii Mici Winery.
The Milestii Mici Winery has the largest wine cellar in the world.
More of the Milestii Mici wine cellar.
An Ottoman fortress in Transnistria, which is a breakaway republic of Moldova.
'I Love Tiraspol' in Moldovan. Tiraspol is in Transnistria.
Lenin in front of Soviet era government building in Tiraspol.
Another government building near where we were staying, in the Russia Hotel.
The Aquatir Sturgeon Farm in Tiraspol where they harvest caviar. They were big fish!!
Sunset from our hotel window in Kiev.
A small town that was evacuated after the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl in 1986.
The amusement park in the town of Prypiet, which was very near the power plant. The ferris wheel was scheduled to open the weekend after the disaster so was never used.
Bumper cars at the amusement park.