This version is more beautiful in my opinion:
Girls in Folk-costums are always a pretty sight
Unfortunately, these are the stereotypes – smuggled cigarettes and alcohol; Ukrainian workers who work for less money here; Ukraine as a country which was the part of the Soviet Union before; Ukraine as the country we know almost anything about, because our world ends on the eastern borders.
I noted this phenomenon. Ironically, Western Slavic stereotypes about Ukrainians are the same stereotyps Western Europeans have about all Slavic immigrants.