Perhaps the info that I am a tour guide, former tour operator Gdansk-based may be useful as both Poland and the Ukraine are host states of Euro2012. I would be happy to assist should you have any querries. Margaret
Noted you are a travel writer. Do look at Coron, Palawan which is getting very popular among local tourists and international. I will be happy to assist you should you plan on visiting alone or with your family or friends. We operate 2 small resorts, surrounded by nature. See www.coron-castaway.com The links page will get you to other interesting sites about coron.
So nice to be connected on Tripatini! The turtle nesting was an amazing site to see! Thanks! Do you travel to Russia? That is on my list for one of these days! If you have any questions about Costa Rica, let me know, I would be happy to help! :)