The city's bay-facing showcase greets seafarers with an array of whitewashed colonnaded buildings. Fresh from a Russian-funded...
Black Sea Fleet Museum
Full of ship models and Crimean War snippets, this small museum is visually impressive, even though all inscriptions are in Russian. The...
The Eagle Column commemorates Russian ships deliberately scuppered at the mouth of the harbour in 1854 to make it impossible for enemy...
So if an old Soviet seadog, his chest adorned with medals and his memories revolving around LA and Florida as seen from the periscope of...
The motto – 'we store our fish in the sea' – suggests that only the fresh catch is served in this naval-themed restaurant with a...
Lonely Planet review
Steeply escalating prices and popularity with wealthy Russians along with cheesy dinnertime music have slightly spoiled this one-time gem. However, come at lunch and you’ll concede its cooking is still rather good, with fresh produce and carefully sourced ingredients. There aren’t too many places in regional Ukraine where you encounter Thai basil, after all.