The Dnepr River Embankment
Embankment
A much-retouched photo of what Grandpa Roy calls the Dniepr River embankment. This area actually is made up of several parks and monuments.
Embankment
Embankment
Another view of the park, but the photo has not been retouched very much.
Embankment
Embankment
Embankment
Embankment
Obelisk of Glory in Park Slavi (Park of Glory) along the embankment.
Embankment
Embankment
Embankment
Embankment
Statue to Leonid Bykov, Ukrainian actor who died at the age of 50. He was known for his Great Patriotic War (WWII) films and here is depicted as a pilot from one of his films.
Embankment
Embankment
Couples line up for their photographs at the memorial to the founders of Kiev, Kyi, Shchek and Khoryv and their sister Lybid in Navodnytsky Park. The monument was built in 1982.
Embankment
Embankment
The Belvedere Restaurant, where many young couples come for their wedding receptions. It is adjacent to the Dniepr embankment near the statue to Bykov.
Embankment