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Visit of Kyoto delegation to the 45th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between Japan and Ukraine


In June 1 - 5, "Ukraine-Rus" agency hosted the official delegation of Kyoto sister city (Japan) in Kiev to the 45th Anniversary of the establishment of Diplomatic Relations between Japan and Ukraine. Kyoto delegation headed by its mayor Daisaku Kadokawa, took part in various events organized to commemorate the friendship between the two cities: an official reception in the Kiev City Hall, a tea ceremony, reception at the residence of the Japanese ambassador in Ukraine, a ballet concert at the Kiev Choreographic School in honor of friendship between the two cities and at the same time between the Terada ballet art school (Kyoto) and the Kiev State Choreographic School; planting sakura trees and setting up a Garden of Stone in Kyoto park in Kiev. The agency provided the Kyoto delegation a boat trip along the Dnipro river, accommodation in "Fairmont Grand Hotel Kiev", meals, guidance and interpreter services, transport and excursions.