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Between 20 and 30 km south of Kiev on the right bank of the Dnieper stretched Parks Concha Zaspa.
It offers a wonderful view of the Dnieper bays. Green expanse Concha zaspovskogo Forest Park is located mainly in the Dnieper flood lands. Coniferous-deciduous forest, picturesque meadows, shrubs, buckthorn, barberry, blackthorn, hazel.
Between the trees sparkling blue expanse of lakes. The biggest of them - and Concha Zaspa. They recall in the historical writings of the 16th century. In the mid-17th century, the Cossacks B. Khmelnitsky routed the troops here Janusz Radzvilla, Crown Hetman of Lithuania. At the beginning of the 20th century, this area with unique oak grove belonged partly Kiev Vydubitsky women and of the Holy Trinity, as well as the royal family.
What does it mean Concha Zaspa, say in the literal sense, it is difficult.
The most common are two legends: During the war, Kiev Slavs and Tatars tired soldiers encamped on vacation, many of them fell asleep and could be destroyed by enemies. Not slept Russian heroes, realizing this, began to wake the others shouting ”Stop sleeping!”
Another legend states that during the liberation war of Ukrainian people against Polish gentry in the area was located fastening shaft, which is called the end of the grist. It is believed to have served as a further name Concha Zaspa.
Clean air, proximity to the Dnieper, forest - the conditions that made this place a resort. Particularly striking in Koncha Zaspa summer when the green meadows, and water bloom white lilies. Now Concha Zaspa is one of the largest recreational areas of Kiev.