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This region feels much more New World than Europe. The flat steppe between the deltas of the Dnipro and the Danube was only properly colonised after Russian empress Catherine the Great wrested it from the Turks.


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The Monument to the Founders of Odesa, with Catherine the Great pointing towards the harbour @ Multipedia / Shutterstock


Two days in Odesa, Ukraine’s Black Sea coast boom town

May 11, 2018 • 6 min read


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