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Kiev, Ukraine By Ryan Johansen
Population • The population of Kyiv is 2.799 million
Kiev, Ukraine in Ukrainian • The name of the city in Ukrainian is Київ,Україна
Interesting Facts • The name of the city (Kyiv) derives from the name of one of its four founders Kyi. • The city began as a Slavic settlement on the trade route between Constantinople and Scandinavia. • Kiev became the capital of Ukraine after the Soviet Union fell, and Ukraine gained its independence in the year 1991
Sources • http://www.kiev-ukraine-information.com/kiev-ukraine-maps.htm • http://maps.google.com/maps?q=kiev+ukraine+map&um=1&ie=UTF-8&hq=&hnear=0x40d4cf4ee15a4505:0x764931d2170146fe,Kiev,+Kyiv+city,+Ukraine&gl=us&sa=X&ei=b1R5Uc3yJeP9igLMm4HABA&ved=0CDQQ8gEwAA • http://www.enjoy-ukraine.com/tourist-information/kiev-travel.htm
Sources (continued) • http://ukraine-photo.com/desktop-wallpapers-photos-en/Kiev-image-wallpaper-1920-1200-Ukraine-Independence-Square-Ukrainian-Ni735123.shtml • http://www.traveljournals.net/pictures/197109.html • http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ukraine-Kyiv-Maidan_Nezalezhnosti.JPG • http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/the_blue_line-winner_of_kiev_islands_master_plan_competition/ • http://ukrainetrek.com/kiev-city
Airline • The airfareincluding all taxes and is round trip is $150300
Day 1 You get off the plane and drop off your stuff at Uarent Apart Hotel, which is $68 per night.
Day 1 (continued) • After reaching the hotel you take a bus to independence square. Tickets cost ₴1.50 (hryvnya) each (about 18¢), and they can be bought on board, then you validate your ticket, by having it hole punched. • Independence square has six fountains, an artificial waterfall, and a central independence column. There is also a statue of the four founders of the city. The founders are brothers, and they named the city after the eldest brother Kyi
Day 2 • Take the Kurenivsko-Chervonoarmiyska bus Line to the Cherynobyl Museum. • The exhibits are all in Ukrainian, so you need to rent an English audioguide. • Now take the bus to the Golden gates of Kyiv
Day 3 • Take a trolley from the subway station to the Kiev PecherskLavra. It is a cave monastary. • Only four Lavras were designed in Ukraine, and this is the oldest one. • It was founded in 1077 by St. Anthony • To enter you need to buy a candle for ₴1.00 (about 12¢)