View of the Monastic island. Вид на Монастырский остров

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The "Monastic" island has received the name from the Byzantian monastery existing there in IХ a century. In its walls princess Olga waited a storm on a way to Tsargrad in 957 year; Kiev prince Vladimir Veliky on the way in Chersonese in 988 year here stopped. Само название "Монастырский" остров получил от существовавшего там византийского монастыря, основанного в IХ веке. В его стенах княгиня Ольга пережидала бурю по пути в Царьград в 957 году; здесь останавливался киевский князь Владимир Великий в походе на Корсунь (Херсонес) в 988 году.

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Erol Barutçugil on February 21, 2012

Impressive symmetry, nice framed view,beautiful composition.Like.Greetings.Erol

Dimitris Liapopoulos… on September 8, 2012

Unique place and great image!

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Best wishes, Dimitris

No Views!! J.Kulik on September 10, 2012

Piękny kadr i widok,piękne miejsce!!!!!LIKE.Pozdrawiam,Janusz

Thanasis Germanos on October 14, 2012

Beautiful photography !!! LIKE Greetings Thanasis.

Ivan Logvinov on May 11

What a beautiful scene! Great shot!
Like!
Best regards from Russia!
Ivan.

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Photo taken in Zhovtnevyi district, Dnepropetrovsk, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, Ukraine

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