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Our guide met us just off the port around 9 and we set off for the sights of Yalta in 31 degrees and 80%25 humidity - thank god for a/c is all I can say! We had John and Jessie Join us. They were two Ozzie's from Sydney who tried to book the same guide so we all agreed to do it together. Serge was both knowledgable and passionate about his home city and we soon become engrossed in the beauty of it. Our first stop was a waste of ...
... to visit the Swallow's Nest and Livadia Palace. The Swallow's Nest was built by a German Baron in 1912 and its current claim to fame is its precarious location on a cliff above the sea. Livadia Palace, a vacation home for the Tsar, is most famous as the site of the meeting of Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin in February, 1945, where they decided the fate of ...
... don't want to.
Being sure not to give him money before getting our bags, he goes back and forth and then says the immigration people are being difficult (difficult as in they were actually doing their jobs and not letting some random local officer abscond with luggage!), so he may need a larger "gift". enough being enough and slide off and find a Turkish Airlines representative to help and the officer magically disappears and we find that ...
... of growing up in the Soviet Union times but he does know the stories of the different churches where we visited and he knows most of the folk lore of the palaces and the legends. He’s justifiably proud of Sevastopol mostly. I think if Sevastopol was its own country, he could live there quite happily and never leave except he does like to visit America (he was able to get one 5 year visa and has been once and plans to ...
... t interest me. I may look back and be sorry.
Sevastopol is a beautiful multi-sided harbor, home to the Russian Black Sea Fleet. It has many famous monuments and historical markers attesting to the Crimean War and the "charge of the light brigade". Many Russian movies are filmed in this harbor and the sites are recognizable. The fleet was adorned with colorful flags - without Russian ...