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ok so I’m really wanting to go to the ukraine i have a friend there and it seems to be like an awesome place to visit but i also have all the rest of my plans to do… would it best to start in urkaine and then travel back to germany(my starting point) or travel from berlin to urkaine roundtrip…

I am leaving from Houston, Tx with $3000 for 26 days
Berlin, Rome, Zürich, Munich, Amsterdam, Paris, London, Frankfurt
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I am leaving from Dallas and traveling for 47 days
Dublin, Frankfurt, Dortmund, Mannheim, Frankfurt, Dresden, Prague, Frankfurt, Dublin
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I’d look for flights to/from Ukraine. Kiev is a long ways from anywhere else in your itinerary plus Ukrainian trains use “Russian gauge” so there’s time spent at the border switching wheels or switching trains. The roads in Ukraine are awful (although the ones in the western part near Kiev may be slightly better than those in the east where I stayed) which makes any trip by bus a long nightmare. I’d use www.whichbudget.com using Kiev as your departure point to see which two of your other cities has the best cheap flight options.