Winter Kiev from height
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Spring is very soon, so today's look for another winter city.
Did you see how beautiful the winter Kiev? Removed from the drone. Evening Kiev and just snow.
Kontraktova area. We have established a beautiful ferris wheel and let him little seen, but very organically inscribed wheel.
A further tent circus Kobza.
Mall Arena City, far away can be seen even the Olympic Stadium.
Khreshchatyk. small length - only 1.33 km. Counting the history of a city street Khreshchatyk how many researchers are starting with 1797, when Kiev was transferred from the city of Dubno Contract Fair. Contract Fair was to bring significant replenishment of the city treasury and thereby contribute to further development of Kyiv.
Independence Square - central square of Kiev.
Before X century, the area around the current Maidan called Perevesischem or Goat swamp and was a swamp. Where now the Sophia Street begins, located Lyadsky gate that led to the upper city.
area, as such, was formed in the 1830s, when they were demolished remnants of defensive walls. Then it was called Khreschatytska - from the name of the street, to which it is directly adjacent. In 2017, we reconstructed fountains. The newest equipment. Now they are considered to be musical.
On the left - the Monument of Independence of Ukraine. The monument was erected in the composite center of the Independence Square in Kiev to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Ukraine's independence in 2001. It is a 52-meter column, topped by the figure of a girl Oranta in Ukrainian national costume with Kalinovoe branches in their hands. Overall height - 62 meters.
Kiev-Pechersk Lavra in snow.
This is one of the first to the founding of monasteries of Kievan Rus. On the monastery associated with the names of the chronicler Nestor (author of "The Tale of Bygone Years"), the artist Alypius.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs on St. Michael's Square.
Sofiyska square and Saint Sophia Cathedral. This is one of the central and oldest squares of Kiev.
According to legend, the site of the Sofia area, which was a field near the city walls, Yaroslav the Wise in 1036 defeated the Pechenegs, and then built on the site of Saint Sophia Cathedral, and the area in front of him called Sofia.