This will at least “lower the guard” a bit, so to speak.English speaking tourists are a dime a dozen in many parts of Ukraine.
If you don’t bother to learn a few basic phrases, she’s going to lump you in with all of the horny and drunk Turkish tourists who are known (You can get a free trial of Rocket Russian, which is excellent, by clicking here.) This isn’t the United States with it’s last call at am, with closing time being am.
Ukrainian people tend to go out late, stay out late, and have a hell of a time during the whole process.
For example, Kiev tends to be pretty dead as far as nightlife goes.
It picks up a bit on the weekend days, but contrast it to a place like Kharkiv which has a spot to go to every night.
Feminine Qualities: Expect lots of food, energy, and more. As far as the local flavors, there’s quite the range.