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Kiev

I got to go to Kiev for a Perl conference, and took a couple of days to see the sights.

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Sunrise From The Plane

My early morning flight took off into the sunrise, and I couldn't resist sneaking a few shots through the plane window as we soared over the clouds.






Around Kiev

Some photos of various places around Kiev, captioned when I can remember what they were.

I was staying in one of these buildings
I was staying in one of these buildings
Near to where I was staying
Near to where I was staying
A fave night-time haunt, with great absynth!
A fave night-time haunt, with great absynth!
What on earth are the wire thingies?
What on earth are the wire thingies?
Not to mention the huge tower!
Not to mention the huge tower!
Monument of the Unknown Soldier
Monument of the Unknown Soldier
View over the river on a cloudy day
View over the river on a cloudy day
Vetrans
Vetrans
Random wedding guests
Random wedding guests
Vetrans
Vetrans
Looking towards the monastery
Looking towards the monastery
Another shot over the cloudy river
Another shot over the cloudy river
Bandstand
Bandstand
Some of the many memorials
Some of the many memorials
Some of the many memorials
Some of the many memorials
Some of the many memorials
Some of the many memorials
Tiny chapel
Tiny chapel
Tiny chapel
Tiny chapel
Tiny chapel
Tiny chapel
Tiny chapel
Tiny chapel
Statue...
Statue...
...that's come to some 'arm.
...that's come to some 'arm.
It's orange! What a bright idea.
It's orange! What a bright idea.
Looking over the river again
Looking over the river again
Now derelict building
Now derelict building
Outside the football ground
Outside the football ground


Outside the football ground
Outside the football ground

A central junction
A central junction
A central junction
A central junction



The huge arch is over the football stadium
The huge arch is over the football stadium



St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
Outside St. Michael's
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Church
St Andrew's Church
View from St Andrew's Church
View from St Andrew's Church
View from St Andrew's Church
View from St Andrew's Church
View from St Andrew's Church
View from St Andrew's Church
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
At St Sophia's
The main square
The main square
The main square
The main square
The main square
The main square
The main square
The main square
The main square
The main square
The main square
The main square
Monument of the Unknown Soldier on a sunny day
Monument of the Unknown Soldier on a sunny day
Monument of the Unknown Soldier on a sunny day
Monument of the Unknown Soldier on a sunny day
Flowers left at the monument
Flowers left at the monument
Looking over the river
Looking over the river
Looking over the river
Looking over the river
Looking over the river
Looking over the river
Me
Me
Looking over the river
Looking over the river
Looking over the river
Looking over the river

The Monastery

Some photos from the enormous Monastery grounds. There are also a range of underground passages, which a monk seeking solitude dug.





















































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