Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev
Saint Sophia Cathedral is one of the city’s best known landmark and an outstanding architecturel monument, built by decree of the Grand Yaroslav the Wise in 1037. In that time the Cathedral was not only the center of diocese of Kyivan Rus in its golden age, but also the main political and culturel center. Saint Sophia belongs to the World Heritage.
Taras Shevchenko University
Taras Shevchenko University is a higher educational and scientific establishment, which has proven to be the center of higher education throughout 170 years of its existence.
St. Andrew`s Church
The project of St. Andrew’s Church was created by the famous architect Rastrelli. It is used to be a majour Baroque church in Kiev.
The National Bank of Ukraine
National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) is the central bank of Ukraine. The building of the NBU was opened in 1839 in Kiev (in 1905 completed). In 1933, two more stories were added to the building to handle the growth.
The main railway station in Kiev
Kiev`s main Passenger Railway Station services more than 170,000 passengers per day. The Railway Station provides long-distance service (including international) and a short-distance service (including nearby regions). Officially, Kyiv-Passazhyrskyi (in ukr.) Railway Station is used to be the whole huge complex of passenger terminals, railways and depots.
The longest street in Kiev
The Victory Square or Peremogy Square is dedicated to the victory in the second World War. The Square is situated in the Peremogy Avenue (or Street), which is the longest and broadest Street in Kiev (Kyiv).
The main airport in Ukraine
Boryspil International Airport is the main air gateway of Ukraine. It shares a little bit more than 60% of the total volume of air passengers of Ukraine. The airport serves transcontinental flights from Asia to Europe and America.
Vladimir the Great
Vladimirskaya gorka Park was always the favourite pleasure place of Kyivers and their guests.
The Dnieper river is the fourth river by length in Europe.