Sunday, October 28, 2012

Where we live in Ukraine

It is hard to explain to folks who haven't been here about roads and villages and such.  These pictures are from Google Maps and if you plug Zhovti Vody, Dnipropetrovs'ka, Ukraine into Google Maps, you can get much bigger pictures than these.  But these will at least help orient you on the larger map.

Zhovti Vody city limits, with Mar'yanivka village extending downwards in the center of the lower half of the picture
Our house.  From this picture you should be able to locate us on the larger map
Mar'yanivka village, extending along the Zhovti (Yellow) river
Close up of the "business section", about 5 km "south" of our place
Locating Zhovti Vody relative to Kyiv, Dnipropetrovs'k and Krivii Rih


  1. Google Earth maps are fantastic. After years of navigating by topographical maps these just blow me away.
    the Ol'Buzzard

    1. I just wish they would update the satellite photos periodically. For that, you have to pay money, I guess.


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