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City Lviv - one of the most beautiful cities to visit in Ukraine. City breathes history and romance. It was founded in the mid-13th century.

City of sleeping lions (6 photos) | Cities and countries

At different time intervals Lviv was part of the Austro-Hungarian principality, Poland and Ukraine, so mixed in various European architectural styles: Baroque, Renaissance, Classicism. In 2009 he was awarded the title of the cultural capital of Ukraine. By the number of architectural landmarks of Lviv in Ukraine in the lead. The city center is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

City of sleeping lions (6 photos) | Cities and countries

is already on the platform you meet beautiful building station. The first step should be to visit in Lviv Market Square. Central square surrounded by four fountains, named in honor of the Greek gods, in the center stands the Town Hall, which can be reached that would see the city from above, and is surrounded by old houses area.

City of sleeping lions (6 photos) | Cities and countries

Lviv temples are famous for their beauty and scope. Among them are worth a visit and the Dominican Cathedral, Armenian Cathedral, and the Cathedral of St. Jura. Just do not get round the museums of Lviv. Pharmacy Museum with its own alchemical laboratory, Cemeteries with the works of famous sculptors, Lviv Art Gallery - business cards of the city.

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Striysky park - the pride of the city. At the beginning of the XX century. it was the most beautiful park in Europe. Here you can feed the swans, ride horses, walk shady alleys. On the territory of the demolition of the park is the Museum of Shevchenko's grove, where the open air are monuments of wooden architecture. Go to the High Castle and enjoy the view of the city from a bird's flight.

City of sleeping lions (6 photos) | Cities and countries

The city of Lvov - a paradise for tourists. Over the past year it has opened many hotels and hostels, cafes and restaurants with interesting concepts. You can find accommodation, designed to suit every taste and budget. Multiple catering surprise you with dishes of national cuisine and flavor. Lions will not refuse you in fun and excitement.