Travel Blogs from Kiev
... not endure except in a musical evocation by Modest Mussorgsky in his "Pictures At An Exhibition." It has been rebuilt as close to the original as possible, but stands in isolation with no more city walls to make it useful. Yet it is an enduring symbol of this great city’s resilience.
Our guide takes us through Maidan Square, and describes ...
... all about. I came to Ukraine so I could make some impact on the people here and begin to leave my legacy.
After the children left for their homes, we went back to the director of the camp's room to receive gifts. Each of the teachers got a bottle of champagne, a box of Russian chocolates, a Prestige coffee mug, and some kind of monetary gift (I got about $126). I just want to say that the Ukrainian people are ...
... situations, but the Ukrainian police must be the most corrupt I've encountered yet. There was always an edginess to being around them.
- The women were hot. Hubba hubba!
http://www.hostelukraine.com/en.html (for that prison-style hostel experience)
http://www.getyourguide.com/kiev-l185/e xtreme-missile-base-icbm-rocket-base-da y-trip-from-kiev-t6225/ (Missile Base tour)
... thorough with every detail of the meeting; what to say, how to act, how to dress etc. We will be taking Marco with us to the appointment and will hopefully introduce him to the social worker who helped us with his adoption. The process will be basically the same as last time where a social worker will present us with files of children and then we will decide who we would like to meet. Michael and I were so tired from the flight, we had a ...
... a great time. Being proper Swedish fans we were super early and had gotten off the metro with a bunch of other Swedes, causing a spectacle as cheers echoed through the bomb shelter/ metros as we made our way to the surface.
The area was huge and we were joined by more and more Swedes as the hours progressed. I had thought of painting my face, but the heat and humidity made me happy that I had not done this; it would have just been a mess after a while. I did admire ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services