• this is remains of Great Kiev stronghold wall. It's about 1000 years old - Al.R.To

The Dilapidated Fortress

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This very unusual and moody old fortress, the Golden Gate, sits obscurely in the middle of old Kiev. It is unlike anything I have ever seen, and I still don't know what to think of it. It wasn't pretty and it wasn't well-formed... it was just... kinda... there. But picture-worthy? Sure!

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  1. 1Sock 86 months ago | reply

    It looks fantastical, like something out of a sci-fi movie. Maybe?? Very unusual.

  2. A guy with A camera 86 months ago | reply

    This is just awesome, great find!

  3. Kuby! 86 months ago | reply

    Absolutely fantastic.

  4. fotoJENica 86 months ago | reply

    Superb!!! Wonderful image!

  5. Stuck in Customs 86 months ago | reply

    Thanks all for your comments - I appreciate them! :)

  6. VRfoto 86 months ago | reply

    Gorgeous!

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  7. angelabams 86 months ago | reply

    Awesome picture!! It must be so neat to see in person.

  8. Thefabulous9mm 86 months ago | reply

    Wow!!! beautiful

  9. Seba.it 86 months ago | reply

    Really great !!

  10. Thomas Schultz 86 months ago | reply

    Wonderful!

    You are in my mind one of the HDR masters!

    Incredible building!

    Beautiful Architecture!

  11. ˙ ♪ Claudio Lara ✔ 86 months ago | reply

    I like.
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  12. mrseaton 86 months ago | reply

    I can hardly believe this is real. I must go there someday. I must, I must.

  13. James Neeley 86 months ago | reply

    Wonderful image. Seen on Explore front page.

  14. mliebenberg 86 months ago | reply

    Wow... really interesting building.. know what you mean, when you say that you don't know what to make of it!

  15. -milky joe- 86 months ago | reply

    DEFINITELY picture worthy, and what a treatment you've given it too

  16. MariaStacevich 85 months ago | reply

    The Gold Gate in Kiev! WOW!

  17. skazka ines 85 months ago | reply

    beautiful :)
    Here is my humble version:
    11th century

  18. YevGok 72 months ago | reply

    Sorry, it's not the original golden gate but simply a 1982 reconstruction.
    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_Gate_(Kiev)
    www.encyclopediaofukraine.com/pages/G/O/GoldenGate.htm

  19. cevatzade / www.cevatzade.com [deleted] 51 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called www.flickr.com/groups/1330775@N23/, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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