Odessa (or in Ukrainian Odesa) with a population of about 1.05 million inhabitants seems to be fourth Ukrainian largest city. Odessa Located in the Southern area of Ukraine in about 450 km. from Kiev. Odessa is Black Sea's gateway to Ukraine, the country's biggest commercial Black Sea port. At the same time city is a popular tourist destination with many resorts. Daily trains run to (from) many of Ukrainian cities, many parts of Eastern Europe and Russia. Odesa has an International airport, situated just in 12 km. south-west of the city centre. Sea port connects with many other Black Sea and Mediterranean Sea ports.
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