Church of the Holy Spirit in Rohatyn

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Church of the Holy Spirit in Rohatyn
Church of the Holy Spirit in Rohatyn, Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, Ukraine, photo 1

Rohatyn is a small town with a population of about 8,000 people located in the Ivano-Frankivsk region, about 60 km north of Ivano-Frankivsk. This town is considered one of the historic places of Ukraine.

There are several interesting monuments of architecture in Rohatyn. One of them is the wooden Church of the Holy Spirit – a monument of folk architecture and monumental art of national importance included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Rohatyn on Google Maps. Photos by: Maxim Ritus.

This church, one
Source: ukraine travel blog  

Winter on Mount Synyak

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Winter on Mount Synyak
Winter on Mount Synyak, Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, Ukraine, photo 1

Synyak (1,665 m) is a mountain with steep slopes in Gorgany, a system of mountain ranges in the outer strip of the Ukrainian Carpathians. This mountain is located within the Carpathian National Natural Park, in the Nadvirna district of the Ivano-Frankivsk region.

Mount Synyak is a popular destination for hiking trails on weekends. From its top you can see the adjacent ridges. It also offers a magnificent panorama of the ski resort of Bukovel, as well as a view of the highest range of the Ukrainian Carpathians – Chornohora, with the mountains of Hoverla (2,061 m) and
Source: ukraine travel blog  

Gothic Reformed Church in Chetfalva

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Gothic Reformed Church in Chetfalva
Gothic Reformed Church in Chetfalva, Zakarpattia Oblast, Ukraine, photo 1

Founded in 1260, Chetfalva is a village of about 700 people located in the Berehove district of the Zakarpattia region, less than 1 km from the border with Hungary, about 90 km south-east of Uzhhorod.

Chetfalva is a rather unusual place, street names are in two languages: Ukrainian and Hungarian. It looks like a typical Hungarian village. Local architecture is also very distinctive. In the foreground, you see a futuristic building with a strange parabolic arch-belfry – the ensemble of the Catholic Church of the Holy Spirit built in 1998-2001. <a target=_blank href="https://www.google.com/maps/place/Csetfalvai+reform%C3%A1tus+templom/@48.1254488,22.7883337,2985m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m13!1m7!3m6!1s0x473840d29c77ccb9:0x3735f4b694048336!2sChetfalva,+Zakarpattia+Oblast,+Ukraine,+90262!3b1!8m2!3d48.1260352!4d22.7967515!3m4!1s0x473840d23e721c15:0xff60111359c5e060!8m2!3d48.1243105!4d22.7911055" rel="noopener
Source: ukraine travel blog  

Palace of the Counts Tyszkiewicz in Brody

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Palace of the Counts Tyszkiewicz in Brody
Palace of the Counts Tyszkiewicz in Brody, Ukraine, photo 1

Brody is a city with a population of about 23 thousand people located in the north-east of the Lviv region. In the past, it was one of the largest trade centers of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. There are a lot of preserved architectural monuments here.

The Palace of the Counts Tyszkiewicz, built in the style of English neoclassicism in 1909-1912, is one of these monuments. The palace is surrounded by a park with a pond. In Soviet times, the building began to be used as the Brody Leshoz, a forestry organization engaged in accounting, reproduction, protection of forests.
Source: ukraine travel blog  

Museum of Miniatures “Castles of Ukraine” in Kamianets-Podilskyi

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Museum of Miniatures “Castles of Ukraine” in Kamianets-Podilskyi
Museum of Miniatures Castles of Ukraine in Kamianets-Podilskyi, photo 1

There is a number of old castles and fortified palaces all over Ukraine, especially in its western part, and you will need a lot of time to see them all. Since 2017, in the city of Kamianets-Podilskyi located in the Khmelnytsky region, you can do it in half an hour.

“Castles of Ukraine” is an open air miniature museum with beautiful replicas (1:20) of the 16 most famous castles of Ukraine recreated to the smallest detail. The Museum of Miniatures on Google Maps. Photos by: Sergey Zaglinskiy.

<img src="http://ukrainetrek.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/miniatures-museum-castles-kamianets-podilskyi-ukraine-3-small.jpg" alt="Museum of
Source:
ukraine travel blog  

Roman Catholic Church of St. Anthony in Korets

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Roman Catholic Church of St. Anthony in Korets
Roman Catholic Church of St. Anthony in Korets, Ukraine, photo 1

Korets is a small town with a population of about 7,200 people located in the southeast of the Rivne region, about 68 km east of Rivne. It is included in the list of historical towns of Ukraine.

There are about a dozen architectural monuments in Korets. One of them is the Roman Catholic Church of St. Anthony – the oldest church in the town built in Baroque style in 1706. Korets on Google Maps. Photos by: Maxim Ritus.

<img src="http://ukrainetrek.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/roman-catholic-church-st-anthony-korets-ukraine-3-small.jpg" alt="Roman Catholic Church of St. Anthony in Korets, Ukraine, photo 3"
Source:
ukraine travel blog  

The Golden Gate of Kyiv

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Golden Gate of Kyiv
The Golden Gate of Kyiv, Ukraine, photo 1

“The Golden Gate” (1018-1024), the main gate of old Kyiv, is a monument of defense architecture and one of the oldest buildings of Eastern Europe, one of the symbols of the capital of Ukraine. The gate was named by analogy with the Golden Gate in Constantinople.

This building remained the gateway to Kyiv until the 18th century, although over time it fell into disrepair. In 1832, the first measures were taken to preserve the Golden Gate. In 1982, to celebrate the 1500th anniversary of Kyiv, the Golden Gate was completely reconstructed. In 2007, the latest reconstruction was completed. <a target=_blank
Source: ukraine travel blog  

Children Landscape Park – One of the Must See Places in Kyiv

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Children Landscape Park – One of the Must See Places in Kyiv
Children Landscape Park, Kyiv, Ukraine, photo 1

Peizazhna Alley is a recreation area in Kyiv created on the site of the old defense walls of the Upper Town. In 2009, Children Landscape Park was opened here – one of the most impressive and unusual places in the city. It is a great place for both kids and adults where you can take a lot of nice pictures.

The alley starts from the observation deck near the National Museum of History of Ukraine. It was laid in the early 1980s to allow tourists enjoy the views of Podil and the Dnieper from the height of the historic
Source: ukraine travel blog  

Church of St. Nicholas in Lazarivka

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Church of St. Nicholas in Lazarivka
Church of St. Nicholas in Lazarivka, Ternopil region, Ukraine, photo 1

Lazarivka is a village with a population of about 500 people located in the Monastyryska district of the Ternopil region, about 100 km southwest of Ternopil.

The main architectural sight of the village is the Church of St. Nicholas (1812) – a small wooden church resembling a ship. Lazarivka on Google Maps. Photos by: Maxim Ritus.

Church of St. Nicholas in Lazarivka, Ternopil region, Ukraine, photo 3

<img src="http://ukrainetrek.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/st-nicholas-church-lazarivka-ukraine-4-small.jpg" alt="Church of St. Nicholas in Lazarivka, Ternopil region, Ukraine, photo 4" width="550" height="309" class="alignnone
Source:
ukraine travel blog  

Church of St. Basil the Great in Muzhyliv

digg del.icio.us TRACK TOP
By admin | Filed in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Church of St. Basil the Great in Muzhyliv
Church of St. Basil the Great in Muzhyliv, Ternopil region, Ukraine, photo 1

Muzhyliv is a village with a population of about 1,200 people located in the the Pidhaitsi district of the Ternopil region, about 63 km southwest of Ternopil.

One of the attractions of the village is an old wooden church, the Church of St. Basil the Great, built according to different source in 1590, 1703 or 1776. It was restored in 1992. Muzhyliv on Google Maps. Photos by: Maxim Ritus.

Church of St. Basil the Great in Muzhyliv, Ternopil region, Ukraine, photo 3

<img
Source:
ukraine travel blog