Travel Kiev, Ukraine – Vladimir Cathedral in Kiev
Take a tour of Vladimir Cathedral in Ukraine -- part of the World's Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats. The city of Kiev in Ukraine is blessed with a highly esteemed religious monument full of revered history. The simple yet alluring Vladimir Cathedral ordains Kiev with its significant historic, cultural and religious presence. This gorgeous structure was built in the 19th century to remember and celebrate the anniversary of the baptism of Kievan Rus'. People from all over Ukraine collectively donated more than 100,000 rubles for the building of this monument. This beautiful church is renowned and highly acclaimed for its beautiful frescoes depicting historic events and religious figures. It is built in the Old Byzantine style of architecture and largely resembles Old Russian churches. This historic monument was erected to honor Saint Prince Vladimir, the man who made Christianity the official religion of the country.