Vitayu and welcome to our InterNations Community of expats in Lviv, Ukraine. Especially created with people like you in mind, our network is here to help make moving and settling in abroad easier. Our in-depth articles are tailored to the needs of expats to help you overcome obstacles and ease away your concerns. In our comprehensive guides you'll find the answers to your questions such as, "how do I apply for a work permit?" as well as exclusive insider tips. You'll also find the incomparable expertise of our members in our friendly and welcoming forum where you can ask any questions to receive knowledgeable and generous guidance. With InterNations you have constant support, reliable advice and a fascinating group of fellow travelers waiting to welcome you to the city.
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Lviv is considered a cultural center of Ukraine with the historic old town listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site which comprises of baroque, renaissance and classical architecture. The philharmonic orchestra and the famous Lviv Theater of Opera and Ballet will thrill culture lovers along with a plethora of art galleries, museums, and orchestras in this historic city, dating back to 1256. Expats hoping to work in Lviv will find one of Ukraine's fastest-growing economies with a number of strong sectors. Main industries include manufacturing of machinery and electronics, technological activities such as software production and computing, as well as a particularly strong services sector. Expats are likely to find technical roles, governmental roles, or positions as English teachers.
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Once you arrive in Lviv we encourage you to explore our InterNations Groups to find fellow expats who share your interests to make plans with. The City Trotters Group is a great way to start navigating the city alongside seasoned residents who know their way around. You are also warmly invited to attend our regular, larger social events InterNations Events where our member expats come together in an informal and relaxed atmosphere at classy venues around town. If you're wondering how you'll make new friends in Lviv, joining InterNations is the perfect starting point.