Kiev

Kiev Travel Guide

Articles about Kiev

By Brett Forrest
By Brett Forrest
Along a hilltop overlooking the Dnieper River in Kiev stands the Mother Homeland, a titanium statue of massive proportions. With her right hand she raises a sword, and with her left she holds a shield emblazoned with a hammer and sickle. The statu...

Restaurants in Kiev

For French pastries and desserts, there is the Wolkonsky Patisserie & Café, in the Premier Palace Hotel.

Things to do in Kiev

To see how locals shop, there is Bessarabsky Market, in the city's center. Here, women in head scarves sell fruit, vegetables, caviar, fish, meat, sausage, honey, and flowers in a rotunda dating to 1912—the furious, and often loud, commercial activity mon