Victory Day, May 9th, is fast approaching.
Last year we were in Kyiv as the city prepared for the holiday.
Here's some of what we saw that year-
A quiet conversation for two
Sun-drenched crowds @ Maidan Nezalezhnosti
In the metro
Flowers and memories everywhere
And of course, plenty of tourists and locals out in the spring air
As for Kharkiv, the city had their usual V-day parades-
hosted scores of people at the memorial-
and finished the night off with a massive fireworks show-
How will things go this year, the 69th anniversary of the event? Only 4 days to go...