I think that pictures of Ukraine I've shared on this Web site let other people opportunity for better understanding what Ukraine really is. Those pictures freeze some memorable moments forever in time and let me and other people share them with you. Photos of Ukraine is additional information about country if you are still researching it for your future trip.
We will start our exhibition of pictures of Ukraine from the most popular travel destinations . What did make them the most popular among other Ukrainian cities? Cities are like human faces. Some are beautiful, but you go away hardly glance at them. While others not so pretty force you to turn your head again and again in attempt to absorb that internal light which comes from them.
We have statement relates to the cities. To attract people, it is not enough just to erect beautiful buildings and surround them with modern landscape. Does it look nice? It usually does. Nevertheless, somehow we sense that there is no real spiritual value behind that beauty.
Those beautiful buildings do not touch our soul. Their stones do not keep feelings of many generations of people who used to live there. Those walls are not the witnesses of any significant events of the humans or just their everyday life. They do not have history. They have nothing to tell us about.
Ukraine history is famous for many outstanding facts and events which happened during many centuries of its existence. Many cities and villages of Ukraine are older than 300-900 years. More than 600 museums and 150thousand monuments of Ukraine welcome their visitors. Many regions of Ukraine have saved their rich ethnic traditions and national culture.
Taking pictures is really a fun part of any travel. What a travel can be without photos?! Ukraine has a lot of memorable scenes and subjects for photography to offer its visitors. If you've already visited Ukraine, have a lot of impressions, travel stories, and pictures of Ukraine, share them with us here. We love hearing, and seeing, your pictures.
Once we have quite a few of them, we will make a slide show and place it on the top of this page in order everybody could see your pictures . You can check how it looks like if you go through our links to the pictures of Ukraine below.
To have a better idea about the most interesting places to visit in Kiev, check our Kiev guide page. Even if you have never visited Kiev, names of these Kiev's places, perhaps, sound familiar for you: Khreschatyk Street, St. Sophia Cathedral, Mariyinsky Palace, Kiev-Pecherska Lavra Monastery and Catacombs, Andriyivsky Uzviz, Independence Square, Folk Architecture Museum (Pirogovo)and so on. List for "what to see in Kiev" can be extended for many pages. So....It is better to see them.
Kiev Pictures : Insider look at Kiev's streets.
Very often people call Lviv "The Museum Under Open Sky". There is no any exaggeration in this name. By the number of historical, cultural, and architectural monuments Lviv possesses the first position in Ukraine. Walk around Lviv's street. Every building, every park, and even small yards and tiny coffee shops are full of "treasures". Relaxing atmosphere, famous Lviv's coffee shops, friendly people, unique monuments and details of architecture - this is Lviv.
Lviv Pictures : Journey throw the centuries.
According to European standards, city of Odessa is not that old as Kiev and Lviv. It was founded at the end of 17-th century. Odessa is the fourth largest city in Ukraine, but due to the many reasons is certainly one-of-a-kind city. Odessa has the highest in Ukraine density of population. There is exaggeration of something unusual in its streets, intricate architecture and very friendly people who are famous for their hospitality and sense of humor.
Odessa Pictures: A Pearl of the Black Sea
"It is better one time to see yourself instead of listening to someone else's story.
The best Kiev's attraction is its ability to amaze visitors again and again.
Crimea videos show you a really unique part of Ukraine.
Lviv will open its heart to those who walk slowly, observe closely, watch with opened eyes, and listen to what this city is capable to tell.
Rich in culture, museum-like architecture, bright and original people Odessa has that attractive aura which makes it peasant to visit and live.