Hidden Backyards in Kyiv: beautiful ruination

Is it really made of gold? – the guests of my walking tours are asking me when  looking at the golden domes of monastaries and cathedrals. “But why is this beautiful building in such a poor situation?” – the other most asked question. I am asking myself the same question: why?

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Colorful Kyiv: where to find the best murals

Think that Kyiv is the city of USSR architecture and grey walls? Get ready: we’re gonna break this stereotype right now! More and more walls of the city are becoming filled with the art!


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