|The Golden Gate
Zolota Vorota or the Golden Gate, one of the most unique architectural sites in Kiev, was reopened in 2007 after a long reconstruction. The name of gate in Kiev reminds of the entrance of the Constantinople, the idea being of Yaroslav Mudry. He wanted his contry be as powerful as Byzantine Empire. Ruins of ancient Kiev main gates were originally built during the rise of Kiev, and are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Designed meticulously by historians and architects, the new building that buried ancient walls is considered t...
One of the most impressive buildings in Kiev and of the Ukraine, the Mariyinsky Palace is located on the right bank of the Dnieper River. It currently serves as the residence of the President of the country and it is located near the Palace of the Parliament. Initially, the Palace was built to serve as a summer residence for the Russian Empress Elizabeth Petrovna and the Romanov family.During the Worls War II the building was badly damaged requiring a reconstructio...
|House with Chimaeras
Kiev is also known for a place as House with Chimaeras. Kiev is one of the oldest cities in the world and comes with a lot of tourist attractions and leisure opportunities for tourists. The city that survived the Mongol Empire, the Second World War and the Chernobyl disaster is proud to be capital of the Ukraine. The city is full of theaters, museums, religious sites, ruins and modern buildings and is the center of the Ukrainian culture. Visiting this city is to know centuries of European histo...