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Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square)

Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Kiev, Ukraine
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"independence square"
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"orange revolution"
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"recent events"
in 11 reviews
"recent history"
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"who lost their lives"
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"underground shopping mall"
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"the heart of the city"
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"khreshchatyk street"
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Reviewed today via mobile

Hi, we have met a few guys with monkeys to take a photo with them, after that they asked us to pay 400UAH, we didnt want to give them so much money but we were afraid of these guys from eastern, because they looked dangerous....More

Thank Martin J
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Reviewed yesterday

An imposing statue that opens into a large square. Nothing out of the ordinary but worth your time if your are into statues. The hop-on/hop-off bus stop is here.

Thank Traveler M
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It seems Maidan Nezalezhnosti is as popular with the locals as it is with tourists. Throughout the day, groups of people gather to chat, drink and enjoy the place. We were lucky with a sunny day and it was a pleasure to walk round here....More

Thank Gary F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Because of reservation for pedestrian. The people love to walk on the street, artists show their program, loud discussions about whatever (I don't understand a word ukainian), young adults look at the places of rememberence of the revolution, think at the murdered ones of their...More

Thank Ker65
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Independence square is a Great central place to Visit, gather, sight see, and even Stay. Just across the street are Hundreds of Apartments, flats, and rentable places to stay. I like this location mainly because it is a common Gathering place for many different events,...More

Thank Ernest S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lot´s of pictures and memorabilia of the last revolution. Beautiful Square, a bit too much litter though.

Thank arijuusikartano
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There has been many moments of history to remember and the square carry them along with it. Huge and impressive with the statue along with it.

Thank Ogy_Kovachev
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely area with so much going on, surrounded by lots of cafes and bars.it was so interesting and very moving to what happened late 2013 and into 2014 when they managed to gain independence and to see even today it’s so on the forefront...More

Thank GavinBC
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maidan, so many things had happened here...Architecturally is has some strange additions, for example - glass facade of Globus supermarket, it's something very ubnormal between all beatiful builiding over there

Thank araycho
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's located essentially on top of a mall. The square has always held importance but I am sorry to say only a sentimental one to a visitor.

Thank jfink101957
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