Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of Kiev. WTR's Kiev map shows you the location of The Caves Monastery and The Museum of One Street.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at Shoti and what to order at Pizzeria Napule.
Welge Travel Report Notables for Kiev
Getting around Kiev
Public transportation for Kiev
WTR's Tony Transit says the best site for public transportation is (http://kiev4tourists.com/BusesandTrams.html) “Pubic transport in Kiev is cheap and reliable. It is possible to take buses to neighboring countries but be prepared: most buses in Ukraine and Kiev are less than luxurious.”
People Watching areas in Kiev
Our Francois Flaneur says the best "PW" is Khreshchatyk St. and Independence Square
Beverages in Kiev
WTR's Larry Lager says tea, coffee, beer (brewed in Kiev) and wine are the most popular.
Dining in Kiev
Our Carlota Cuisine says dinner at Al Faro is the best – L & D: Daily, Kkrasnoarmeyskaya St, 49A, 114 33 00
Starters are steak tartare with pickles, caper and quail eggs or bruschetta or antipasti. Their risotto comes with black truffles, seafood or ceps.
Pasta and pizza is a specialty. Dessert is the chocolate tortino with vanilla ice cream and your wine is the ’09 Amarone.
Nightlife/Entertainment areas in Kiev
WTR's Shauna Showtime says the best nightlife is from late spring to early fall at Dali-Park
Shopping areas in Kiev
Our Shari Shopper says for the best shopping head for Globus, Mandarin Plaza, Bilshovyk and Dream Town.
Business Information for Kiev
Here is help in regard to your business in Kiev : (krakow-info.com/business.htm)
Exchange Rates (http://www.x-rates.com/)
Recognition for Kiev
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Kiev
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as: National Art Museum
Now to July 1, 2018 see Yuriy Yegorov: At the Bright Sun
The three exhibition halls of the National Art Museum of Ukraine will feature Yuriy Yegorov's paintings of the late 1950s and mid-2000s. And also drawings, sketches, plaster patterns, tapestries. Photos, documents and video chronicles from the archives of the daughter of artist Irina Yegorova, the last wife of Tetyana Pskovitina, artist Victor Marinyuk and collector Anatoly Dymchuk.