School's out. Fountains are in

Written by Ian Bearder

Last week was the end of school for thousands of teenagers in Kiev, and keeping with tradition – they headed for the fountains!

I’m not sure where the tradition comes from, but each year the students dance, swim and play in the sountains to mark the end of an era.

The following pictures from were posted on the English Russia website.

Location: Kiev

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About the author

Ian Bearder

Ian has been living in Kyiv on-and-off since 2009 and he launched Kyiv.Cool in 2014 to promote the lighter side of life in Ukraine's crazy capital. He doesn't just love Kyiv - he feels genuinely sorry for people who don't live here.
If he's not out on his bike, he's normally wandering in Podil or exploring some forgotten corner of the city.