2 Back to the Place of the Kiev Metro Construction

Back to the Place of the Kiev Metro Construction

Let's look at constructional works of Kiev
metro as there are many interesting changes.
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29 Strange Sounds Heard In Kiev

Strange Sounds Heard In Kiev

Residents of Kiev could hear very strange intense sounds that even windows were
shaking in their houses. Rather apocalyptic thoughts may come to mind....
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5 The Kiev Museum Dedicated to the Railway

The Kiev Museum Dedicated to the Railway

The Southwestern Railway is one of the major thoroughfares of Ukraine and it has the second highest volume of traffic among other railways. The road mainly serves northern and northwestern regions of the country, stretching through them for 4,500 km. The name "Southwestern" remained from pre-revolutionary times. The road construction was begun in
the 60s of the XIX century, when it became necessary to connect the port of Odessa and the Russian southwestern borders with central regions. 1870 is considered to be the date of birth of the Southwestern Railway. Now there are 315 railway stations, more than 90% of the traffic are made by use of the electric traction.
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12 Outdoor Folk Museum In Kiev

Outdoor Folk Museum In Kiev

Today we'll go to the National Museum of Folk Architecture and Lifestyle of Ukraine. The
cosy and very cute place. Probably this is how many foreigners imagine Ukraine.
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5 Fire Fighting Museum In Kiev

Fire Fighting Museum In Kiev

Have you ever been to a fire fighting museum?  Let's visit the largest fire department located in Kiev. In spite of such disadvantages as outdated equipment and acute shortage of firemen in that
city, it's necessary to mention that a museum of fire engineering is available. It doesn't contain many exhibits but those ones present reflect every stage of fire service development.
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8 The Construction of the New Underground Station In Kiev

The Construction of the New Underground Station In Kiev

The construction of the new underground station in Kiev, Ukraine is in full swing. Let's walk along this place one more time and
see what has changed since our last visit. This time, more attention will be paid to the work of tunnel complexes.
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10 The Way Mother Motherland Sees Kiev

The Way Mother Motherland Sees Kiev

The Mother Motherland Monument located in Kiev was opened 1981. Now it houses the Museum of WWII, and its overall height is 102 m. There are two viewing platforms - at a height of
36 and 92 m. We'll show you the photos made from the higher one. There is also the third platform within the sword but, unfortunately, it's closed to the public.
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Kiev (Ukraine) is among the top 10 European capitals having the longest underground lines. The Vystavochniy centre is a new station of the Kurenivsko-Chervonoarmiyska line in Kiev metro which is still under construction. Read more...
4 New Underground Station In Kiev

New Underground Station In Kiev

Kiev (Ukraine) is among the top 10 European capitals having the longest underground lines. The Vystavochniy
centre is a new station of the Kurenivsko-Chervonoarmiyska line in Kiev metro which is still under construction.
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4 High Over Kiev

High Over Kiev

Previously people used the Great Lavra Belltower in Ukraine as the highest point to overlook the neighborhood. Klovskiy Street is famous with its skyscraper
which is now the highest building in the country. Today we'll climb the residential building to take pictures of night and pre-dawn city scenes.
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27 Expositions of the Museum of War in Kiev

Expositions of the Museum of War in Kiev

The Museum of the Great Patriotic War is located in Kiev, Ukraine. It's a huge memorial complex covering the area of 10 hectares. Today we're going to visit its main part - the museum building located at the base of
the famous Motherland monument. The entrance fee is 1 euro, plus 2 euros for getting a permission to take photographs. But it's really worth it as all the exhibits are rare and perfectly preserved.
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