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More than 100 thousand people dream of it, but no one knows if their dreams will come true, and in the meantime the unfinished bridge is covered with a layer of rust.
The bridge that connects the city center and the left bank, for Ukrainians seem to be just a fairy tale, which for more than 40 years has been told by the officials of the capital. One by one, they promise to complete the huge bridge, where the first tier will have six lanes for cars, and on the lower extension the subway line will be located.
This dream every year becomes more and more unreachable, because the construction has long been suspended, the bridge slowly covers with rust and becomes worthless. But probably the only people interested in this are the roofers and jumpers who like to climb the high bridge construction in order to get a little adrenaline, take a few photos or bend it off with the bungee.
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More places to visit in Kiev
One of the favorite places of kievans for a walk and guests of the capital. It turned into an unusual open-air art museum in less than 10 years.6
Funicular in Kiev became the second funicular after the funicular in Odessa in Ukraine. Now it is used not only by the locals, but also by travelers.10
Hydropark - an island of entertainment with many beaches, discos, restaurants, water attractions, boat stations, a training campus and all kinds of playgrounds.5
Kievan Rus Park
The largest historical and entertainment center in Ukraine, where the architecture and atmosphere of the ancient Kiev was reconstructed with the maximum historical certainty.7
Monument that towering over the city, you can find in the "Museum of History of Ukraine in World War II", and on the top of it is the observation deck.13
You will find the green glades, fountains, greenhouses and a heady aroma of lilac, hydrangeas and tulips right in the center of Kiev.10
Montmartre of Kiev, the main street of the city, the concentration of talented and creative people, and also home to a variety of museums and galleries.15
Kiev Pechersk Lavra
One of the largest monastery in the world, and the very first in Kievan Rus. There is territory for tourists here, and the territory for monks on the other side of the monastery.11
A popular place for the locals and guests of the city, here you can take a boat trip and ride along the Dnieper, as well as rent the whole boat for walks.7
Mezhyhirya Residence is not just a beautiful park, it's also a museum of Ukrainian corruption, where you can see the arrogant luxury in which Ukrainian officials live.3