August 8, 2001

Tsar Nicholas reputedly painted it blood red to punish striking students

Ukraine, Kyiv


August 8, 2001

Art Nouveau style church interior

Ukraine, Kyiv, church


August 8, 2001

Art Nouveau style church interior

Kyiv, Ukraine, church


August 8, 2001

Lenin, main street in Kyiv

Kyiv, Ukraine, statue


August 8, 2001

government building, note sickles & hammers

Kyiv, Ukraine, arch


August 8, 2001

park in Kyiv with rainbow arch

Kyiv, Ukraine, sculpture, monument, park


August 8, 2001

Kyiv, Ukraine, Me, Becca


August 9, 2001

I was so proud of being able to read this sign! "Furniture for home and office"

Ukraine, Kyiv, sign, cyrillic, billboard


August 9, 2001

One panel of a trilingual (Hebrew, Russian, Ukrainian) inscription at Babyn Yar monument.

Kyiv, Ukraine, Babyn Yar


August 9, 2001

Around 200,000 Jews were massacred and buried in the pits here in WWII.

Ukraine, Kyiv, Babyn Yar, monument, sculpture