REGIONS OF KIEV (KYIV)
Kiev (Kyiv) is split into different regions
Kiev (Kyiv) is made up of a number of distinct districts and is also split into a left and right bank by the river Dnipro. The Right Bank is situated on the western side of the river and contains the older parts of the city, as well as the majority of Kiev's business and government institutions. The East bank on the left is primarily residential. Each district has own unique character and as Kyiv grows, districts shift and change. Some of the most well known are: Khreschatyk and Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Podil, Andriivskiy Descent & Vozdvizhenka, Universytet, Pechersk Lypky, Olimpiyskiy, Zoloti Vorota.