Odessa, Ukraine Overview
Odessa is situated on terraced hills overlooking a small harbor on the Black Sea in the Gulf of Odessa, approximately 31 km (19 mi) north of the estuary of the Dniester river and some 443 km (275 mi) south of the Ukrainian capital Kiev. The average elevation at which the city is located is around 50 metres, whilst the maximum is 65 and minimum (on the coast) amounts to 4.2 metres (13.8 feet) above sea level.
The city currently covers a territory of 163 km (63 sq mi), Sources of running water in the city include the Dniester River, from which water is taken and then purified at a processing plant just outside of the city. Being located in the south of Ukraine, the geography of the area surrounding the city is typically flat and there are no large mountains or hills for many kilometres around. Flora is of the deciduous variety and Odessa is famous for its beautiful tree-lined avenues which, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, made the city a favourite year-round retreat for the Russian aristocracy.
Detailed Map of Odessa, Ukraine
Odessa has a warm temperate climate (Koppen climate classification: Cfa) near the borderline of the continental climate (Dfa) and the semi-arid climate (BSk).
Top Things to Do in Odessa, Ukraine, from a Cruise Ship - Created by BoostVacations.com Staff
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The Odessa National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet is the oldest theatre in Odessa, Ukraine. The Theatre and the Potemkin Stairs are the most famous edifices in Odessa. The first opera house was opened in 1810 and destroyed by fire in 1873.
Deribasivska ( Ukrainian: Дерібасiвська) or Deribasovskaya ( Russian: Дериба́совская) Street is a pedestrian walkway in the heart of Odessa, Ukraine. The street is named after Josep de Ribas, who helped build the city, who was its first mayor and who lived on the street.
Catacombs are human-made subterranean passageways for religious practice. Any chamber used as a burial place is a catacomb, although the word is most commonly associated with the Roman Empire. Many are under cities and have been popularized by stories of their use as war refuges, smugglers' hideouts, or meeting places for cults.
Odessa Film Studio ( Ukrainian: Одеська кіностудія художніх фільмів) is the first film studio established in Ukraine ( Odessa). It is partially owned by a government and supervised by the Department of State property fund of Ukraine together with the Ministry of Culture.
Constanţa railway station is the largest station in Constanţa and on the Romanian Black Sea coast. This station is situated on the main Căile Ferate Române Line 800 ( Bucharest - Feteşti - Constanţa - Mangalia). Constanţa railway station is served by about 50 passenger trains.
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WALKING IN ODESSA, UKRAINE 2
We continue our walk through the center of Odessa.
ODESSA UKRAINE Одесса украина
A short city tour in Odessa Ukraine
WALKING IN ODESSA, UKRAINE 1
Walking though the streets of this beautiful European city by the Black Sea.
Summer in beautiful Odessa / Ukraine - Одесса / Украина
Uploaded by JollyRomek on 2013-06-08.
Odessa - nice city in Ukraine
ODESA is fourth largest city in Ukraine with a population of 1,029,000 people. Odesa - it's summer capital of Ukraine, it's major seaport located on the northwest shore of the Black Sea. According to European standards, city of Odessa is a relatively young city. It was founded in 1794 by the Empress Catherine.
Travel Ukraine 2013 Odessa Beaches
Travel Ukraine 2013 Odessa Beaches
Odessa City Center Odessa Ukraine Key2Ukraine
This video features Odessa, Ukraine center city to include the City Garden, various shops and restaurants on the famous Deribasovskaya Street, the main street in Odessa. Also, you will see The Port of Odessa, Potemkins Steps, the Odessa Opera and Ballet Theatre, Primorsky Blvd. and everyday people of Odessa, Ukraine.
Visit of Odessa / Одеса / Одесса (Ukraine)
(EN) Odessa or Odesa (Ukrainian: Одеса; Russian: Одесса; Romanian: Odesa; Greek: Οδησσός; Yiddish: אדעס ) is the administrative center of the Odessa Oblast (province) located in southern Ukraine.
Sounds of frozen sea. Odessa, Ukraine. February 2012
Weird sounds of frozen sea. Arcadia, Odessa video courtesy http://www.youtube.com/user/Dron008?feature=watch
A short video about the beautiful city of Odessa, located on the Black Sea coast of Ukraine. Video downloaded from the city website.