Ukraine has an area of 603,628 km2, making it the largest contiguous country on the European continent.
Arsenalnaya Metro Station located in Kiev is the deepest in the world (105 meters).
Ukrainians wear their wedding ring on the ring finger of their right hand.
First University in Eastern Europe was founded in Ukraine in 1576. National University “Ostroh Academy”.
Ukrainian language took the second place on melodic criteria after Italian and it was ranked as the third most beautiful language in the world on such criteria as phonetics, vocabulary, phraseology and sentence structure after French and Persian at a linguistic contest held in Paris in 1934.
The shortest main street of the capital in Europe is – Khreshchatyk in Kiev. Its length is 1225 meters. But at the same time it is one of the widest and one of the most beautiful :)
The center of Europe is in Ukraine. The geographical center of Europe is in the western Ukraine in the small town of Rahov which is in a picturesque place among the Carpathians mountains.
Ukraine has the longest musical instrument in the World – «Trembita». «Trembita» – is a wind instrument. The length of it is about 4 meters and the diameter is about 3 cm.
Ukrainian powerlifter, Dmitry Khaladzhi included in the Guinness Book of Records as the author of more than twenty records. For example, he sustained «Devil’s smithy» – lying on a bed of nails, and put on top of 700-kg plates, which smashed with sledgehammers.
Helicopter was invented by Igor Sikorsky born in Kiev.
One of the most famous features of the Kyiv Museum of Miniatures is a life-sized flea wearing golden shoes. This gold flea was created by prominent Ukrainian craftsman Mykola Syadrysty.