Housed in neo-Gothic St Nicholas' Cathedral built by Wladislaw Horodecki.
A well-hidden place for those in the know, this DJ bar is good at mixing – both sounds and liquids. Enter Polyana wine store and look for the unmarked glass door on the left. Don't come too early.
Best place to check what's up with indie music in Ukraine and Russia. Live concerts pretty much daily. Inside Bessarabsky Rynok market.
This industrial-style multi-storey venue, complete with roof terrace, caters to all musical tastes from techno to heavy metal with a sprinkling of theatre and poetry readings. The best of the best in Ukrainian and f…
Kyiv's most respected theatre has been going strong since 1888.
This semi-avant-garde theatre has an informal, cafe-like environment. Performances involve much song and dance as well as food, so understanding the language is not essential.
Originally the Kyiv Merchants' Assembly headquarters, this beautiful building is now home to the national orchestra.
Kiev's new slick football arena hosted the Euro 2012 football (soccer) final. Today it's the home arena of Dynamo. You can visit the arena on a guided tour that takes place every two hours on the hour between 11am a…