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Sevastopol Travel Guide
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The city of Sevastopol (Sebastopol) is situated on the south-south-western coast of the Black Sea. Originaly it was a Greek town, but then the turks envaded it and made a turkish Bay called Akhtiar. In the 18-th century Russian forces under the rule of Katherine 2 fighted against the turks, and the Crimean penninsular was joined to the huge territory of the Russian Empire. Akhtiar was renamed into Sevastopol (in honour of the Greeks). Since that time people of different nationalities fulfilled the territory of the Crimea. There were a lot of struggles for Sevastopol, but it has become one of the biggest trade and Navy port, both Russian and Ukrainian (well, that can be))).
Here, in Sevastopol, one can find leisure according to every taste:
- historical places (ancient city Khersones, memorials of wars and fightnings, monuments to legendary figures, former-secret military plants of the Soviet Union);
- Navy forces (Ukrainian and Russian military ships, attributics);
- nature (mountains, seaside, trips, boating, fishing in the open sea, scuba diving, resorts);
- celebrations (the Victory Day, the Day of Navy Forces, Bike Show etc.);
- numerous excursions on every taste (starting from walk excursion throughout the city, finishing wine degoustation in the wine plant of Massandra);
And, of course, very hostible and sociable people and the most beautiful ladies in the world)))
In Sevastopol there are railway and autobus station, from which you can quickly move to any part of the city. The city is compact, and there's no problem with transport, including publick transport. Right on the station you can rent an appartment. The nearest airport is situated in the city of Simferopol, 80 km from Sevastopol.
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Edited by: Ochick on 07.05.2011 Ochick on 06.05.2011