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Sophia Cathedral

Kiev
The Journey west

August 11th 2004
Didn’t really notice what time we departed, but it was just after 2pm when they fed us – lots to eat, Tony had beef stroganoff & I grilled chicken. They gave us an English magazine about the Ukraine to read, which had lots of articles in it. The pilot had announced during take-off that we would be landing in Baku, Azerbaijan, before heading to Kiev. 5:20pm saw us landing on the tarmac at Ba ... read more
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Ukrainian Flag Ukraine was the center of the first Slavic state, Kievan Rus, which during the 10th and 11th centuries was the largest and most powerful state in Europe. Weakened by internecine quarrels and Mongol invasions, Kievan Rus was incorporated into the Gran... ... read more
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21st September 2018

Kiev
We were in Kiev and never made it out of the airport. This is lovely. Next time we will have to stay longer!

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