Schedule for Euro 2012



This is the latest schedule and is currently correct, although almost every detail has been changed at least once.

From my flight out, changes to train times (from booking the ticket for 00.54 and receiving it for 02.54), and accommodation suddenly not being able to accommodate me.
As you may be aware people have been accused of cashing in on the tournament and increasing prices. I can confirm this is correct, I was searching for accommodation for the night of the Ukraine’s first match in Kiev back in December and found this.

Kiev Accommodation Search Results, Ukraine

Showing 4 of 4 properties available for 1 night on 11/06/2012

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Property Name Property type Rating Shared Private
Dream Hostel

(Min. Stay 3 nights)We are just 2 minutes’ walking to the Olympic Stadium and 10 minutes to the main street Khreschatyk. New facilities, great activities,…+ view more

Hostel 94.4%
46 reviews
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One Step Independence Square Hostel

CHERNOBYL_TOUR WITH US IS JUST FOR 148 $ .. If you book with HostelBookers we offer you 7 % Discount! HOSTELBOOKERS IS THE CHEAPEST…+ view more

Hostel 92.8%
97 reviews
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Main Square Hostel

(Min. Stay 3 nights)Welcome to enjoy Kiev, great girls , cheap prices and lovely hostel. hostel located 2 min waking to all attractions. Hostel provide free…+ view more

Hostel 92.6%
5 reviews
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Hostel Kiev city center

Brand new hostel in the center of Kiev. We welcome backpackers and travelers to stay in the very heart of Kiev. We offer extreme tours, pub…+ view more

Hostel 91.4%
6 reviews
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Browse the list above for details on all our hostels in Kiev and book Kiev hostels with no booking fee ! Kiev is one of over 3,500 worldwide destinations available on HostelBookers.

I did manage to book accommodation for my entire trip at what seemed like a reasonable price. however over the coming months I received emails stating that they were not able to accommodate me, or that they were closing down. So as I tried to book again I found that prices had gone up more. Undeterred I accepted the fact that due to the distances involved between the cities I could at least use the train travel between cities as accommodation. Looked at booking train tickets but the schedule was only announced at the end of May.Anyway I have booked accommodation, but am waiting to see what awaits when I get to each city. I expect to have more tales to tell.


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