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Chernihiv – a trip to the past

If you enjoy traveling back through time, come to Chernihiv – one of the most ancient cities of Ukraine. The City was the second capital of Kyivan Rus and is well known for its unique historic sights. One fourth of all Old Russian architecture in Ukraine is here!
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Lviv – the Lion’s city

Lviv with its rich history runs back to the 13th century, when it was founded by Danylo, the prince of Galicia, and named after his son Lev. Walking around you’ll find dozens of lion figures – the eternal symbols of the city. Centuries-long rule of different empires and nations enriched the city with its unique culture, bright traditions and magnificent architecture. Cosy candle-lighted cafés, lovely inner yards and grottos, narrow cobblestone streets bring Lviv the medieval romance and unique charm.
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08 2013

Uzhhorod – the Blooming City

Uzhhorod (Uzhgorod) is an antique Western Ukrainian city with its 1110 years history and numerous historical and architectural monuments of European significance. Its current name comes from the Uzh River that divides it into two parts: the Old and the New city.
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07 2013

Sofiyivka, the gift of Love

This true heavenly place, named after the Greek belle Sophia, fascinates visitors already for two centuries. It represents the inimitable creation of nature and human imagination, and is built in the name of love!
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Kyiv Funicular

The funicular, which is located on Vladimir’s Hill, is one of the most remarkable highlights of Kyiv. It’s the easiest, fastest and the most pleasant way to get from Podil and Dnieper embankment to Mykhailivsky Square, the higher part of the City.
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06 2011