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travel review from Poltava, Ukraine
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We enjoyed walking in the pedestrian precinct of Ukrainian Unity Street. This Street connects Cathedral Square and General Zygin Square. Ukrainian Unity means the unification of all Ukrainian lands. It sounds as "vulytsia Soborna" in Ukrainian). The street’s old Soviet …
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Here is a list of some the most beautiful tourist attractions and important places in the city.
travel review from Istanbul, Turkey
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The most important building in Sirkeci is the Sirkeci Train Station. The building was designed by a foreign architects as became the fashion in the later periods of Ottoman rule. It has been Istanbuls's gate to Europe, and the arrival …
travel blog from Istanbul, Turkey
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Eminönü Municipality is the main tourist destination in Istanbul. It is a major transportation conection for trains, trams and buses.  The Eminönü docks are always busy with many private boat tours and ferries. The most important landmarks in Eminonu are the …
travel review from Istanbul, Turkey
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The Alay Pavilion is a building constructed above the outer wall of Topkapi Palace( Sultan City Wall) by the command of Mehmet the Conqueror. The recent mansion was constructed in Western Europe architectural style by order of Sultan Mahmud II …
travel review from Poltava, Ukraine
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Administratively, the city is divided into three districts: Shevchenko District, Podil District (“Lower District”), and Kiev District. Each district is divided into micro districts, so you have to know the name of the district of your destination. Nobody really uses …
travel review from Poltava, Ukraine
updated 1 day ago
On March 12, 1926, a monument to Taras Shevchenko was unveiled in Peter’s Park opposite the local lore museum. Sculptor Ivan Kavaleridze (1887-1978), a Ukrainian of a Georgian origin, decided to erect a very special monument: the powerful figure of …
travel review from Poltava, Ukraine
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The monument to the Cossacks of Ukraine was dedicated in 1994. The inscription on the marble cross reads, "To the fallen Ukrainian Cossaсks". The monument is not far from Sunny Park. You can see Cossacks’ spears and the shield with …
travel blog from Shanghai, China
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Sleepless flight We had the weirdest and shallowest take off out of Auckland. We seemed to hover over the lights of South Auckland and it took quite a while before we were away from suburbia. This must have been the …
travel review from Poltava, Ukraine
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More than three thousand Soviet soldiers, partisans and underground fighters who perished in the struggle against the Nazi invaders are buried in the Soldiers’ Glory Memorial. This memorial is located in Ivan Kotliarevsky Park. The names of the fallen heroes …
travel review from Poltava, Ukraine
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This historical landmark was erected in 1909 within the area of the old fortress of Poltava at the place of its Lower Bastion. The place is called Ivan's Mount. The White Rotunda was dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the …
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Kiev is rich in history. It is one of the world's ancient cities. It was the center of statehood and culture of the Eastern Slavs. Kiev has a lot of parks and recreation areas where you can just relax and …
travel review from Kyiv, Ukraine
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This is the famous destination in Kiev included into most of the city tours. When on a city tour, you will be taken to the monastery through the main entrance called Holy Trinity Church Gate. The monastery is called Cave …
travel review from Kyiv, Ukraine
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You can see construction sites almost everywhere in Kiev now. Even in the Old City, brand new apartment houses are being built and put into operation. I would not call those apartments very cheap. There are completed construction projects around …
travel review from Kyiv, Ukraine
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The monument to Bohdan Khmelnitsky was dedicated on June 23, 1888 in Sophia Square (the name is understood as "Lord's Wisdom Square"). The total height of the monument is 10.85 meters. The monument was created by sculptor M.Mikeshin and the …
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