Sevastopol is a resort city on the Black Sea coast, located in the south of the Crimean Peninsula. However, it is not part of the Republic of Crimea, being a separate region with the same status as Moscow or St. Petersburg. The city is an important strategic, industrial and tourist center of the region.
Heart of Crimean southern coast
Republic of Crimea, Yalta urban district
Monument to the Sunken Ships
The monument is a symbol of the city, erected for the 50th anniversary of the First Defense of Sevastopol during the Crimean War