Monthly Archives: October 2013

“Exotic” trek around Koktebel’s bay in Crimea

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Tweet The Crimean resort of Koktebel near Theodosia on the Black Sea is situated next to an extinct volcano named Kara-dag, meaning “black mountain“. Translated from Crimean Tatar language Koktebel means the Land of Blue Hills. According to some scientists …

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The wonderful world of Theodosia, scarlet sails, romance, seascape and balloonists

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Tweet In part one, I told all about ancient Theodosia the town that was born some 25 centuries ago. Theodosia has 2265 hours of sunshine and a swimming season of 114 days. It boasts a Mediterranean climate where the average …

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“Theodosia” The town named “ God given “

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Tweet The town of Theodosia on the Black Sea coast of Crimea is one of the oldest towns, founded by the Greeks from Miletos in the 6th century BC. Theodosia is 25 centuries old, that’s older than London, Paris and …

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