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Address: Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Kiev, Ukraine
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It´s a symbol of Kiev and Ukraine

It´s a symbol of Kiev and Ukraine. Here-from you can reach the main landmarks in a 15-20 walk, and there is a shopping mall in the square, but it doesn´t disturb he views because... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Warschau
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

It´s a symbol of Kiev and Ukraine. Here-from you can reach the main landmarks in a 15-20 walk, and there is a shopping mall in the square, but it doesn´t disturb he views because it´s underground.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Great place to hang around and smell people and partly history of Kiev. So nice to see that a big part of the whole street is closed to cars and left to people to stray freely on sundays. Lovely!

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Olympia, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

For some reason I am fascinated with the history of Ukraine. This square is not worth a special trip, but one can do a walking tour of the city and include a lot of places like Maidan Mezalezhnosti Square.

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Washington, DC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

The spirit of the people is in Maidan square. Tents were still set up when I was there, signalling that there is still pressure on the government to be responsive to them. The shrines to those killed in Maidan in spring 2014 (over 100 people) by the then-government are sobering and sincere. Get a local guide to tell you the... More 

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Colorado Springs, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I visited Kiev back in March 2015, and on my first day there before meeting up with my friends I dare walk the streets of Kiev to Maidan... It was a great day, clear sky, sunny, all the recent historical events that have taken place made my visit to Maidan a must on my agenda. The site it self is... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I've been to Maidan three times: twice before EuroMaiden and once after. Wow. There is so much history in Maidan. Th first two times I was there, I was with a group, and we took group photos in front of the memorial, talking about her. The most recent time, I went with a smaller group, and the three of us... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Unfortunately a place which should be a dignified memorial and a place of reflection has left a very bad taste. Why? The constant hectoring & bullying of collectors for charities – some of which are dubious to say the least. From my first look at the memorial to a victim to when I left the memorial area 10 minutes later... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Main Landmarks/Monuments Independence monument Monument to Founders of Kyiv Lach gates There are many eateries, many souvenir shops, many street tricks and beautiful people. The day I was at independence square, there was an automobile drift event happening. The event was just amazing. There are many sightseeing places around independence square. It's close proximity to Dnipro river and big island... More 

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Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

A beautiful place with outstanding architecture in the old European tradition. Be sure to bring a camera. Kiev is easy to get around in with buses, taxis and an underground metro that goes all over the city. Also, lots of great eating around Maidan. We're Americans who've lived in Ukraine for 20 years. Walking Maidan is a treat.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Here is the heart and soul of Kiev and Ukraine, so many events already over the years, and hopefully more positive and peaceful ones to come...

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Address: Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Kiev, Ukraine
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