Add to favorite
russian visa

The unusual name (meaning find) appeared on maps in 1859. While escaping from a storm the corvette America with the governor general of Eastern Siberia Muraviev-Amursky onboard, exploring the southern seaside came into an unknown, quiet bay. In the morning next day, having seen the bay and the coast around someone exclaimed it is just a find! Hence are the name of the Nakhodka Bay (i.e. Find Bay) and the America Gulf (in honor of the ship).

Nakhodka became a member of the World Federation of Related Cities in 1961, having signed the first Friendship and Cooperation Treaty in the history of the Russian-Japanese relations. The city maintains international relations with 7 twin-cities and 1 province. Till 1992 Nakhodka was the only city and port in the Russian Far East open for foreigners visit; it was an important center of international communication. The city was annually visited by 100 to 150 thousand tourists from all over the world, with up to 40 official foreign delegations per year.




Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

  (Primorsky Territory)

Cities of the region

    Bolshoi Kamen


Primorsky Territory  Mikhail Prokhorov  Sergiyev Posad  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Alexandrinsky Theater  Kurgan Region  Russian human rights activists  Maksimilian Voloshin  Russian business  Tsaritsyno  Liberal Democrat Party of Russia  Russian Cinema  Moscow  Demographic Situation  parking zone  Navy Museum  opinion poll  AIDS  Robots  Kabardino-Balkaria  Moscow Zoo  Anthems  Russian opposition  Russian women  St. Petersburg  Exhibitions in Moscow  Christmas  weather in Russia  Transportation  Minister of Economic Development  Russian tourism  Football Stadium Kazan Arena  environment  Russian fashion  Aksana Panova  Yekaterinburg  invest  Russian economy  Moscow Transportation  Veliky Novgorod  ENEA  Russian Photographers  NATO  Nikolay Gogol  Russian scientists  Russian science  Moscow restaurants  Volgograd  Saint Petersburg  Gennady Gudkov 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites