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Odessa in the region of Odessa with it's 1,001,558 habitants is a town located in Ukraine - some 275 mi (or 442 km) South of Kiev, the country's capital.

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Local time in Odessa is now 12:26 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Kiev" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tiraspol, Stefan Voda, Chişinău, Tighina, Iaşi or Varna. When in this area, you might want to check out Usatove, Sredniy Fontan, Soldatskaya Sloboda, Peresyp, Odessa and Deribasovka as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Odessa Snail Song

05:43 min ( April 08, 2009 by Jachin Pousson)
Views: 1,044 - Rating: 5/5

This was made while I was in Odessa in the spring of 09, with my friends Joel and Sofia Gabrielsson. I wrote this song as a joke about half a year before, one dreary day at my desk job, for Rachel, a ...


02:30 min ( May 30, 2012 by Rick Scheu)
Views: 525 - Rating: 5/5


Odessa Ukraine Tour - Meet Ukrainian Gi...

11:43 min ( May 02, 2012 by UkraineSingles)
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Ibiza Beach Odessa

02:19 min ( June 19, 2012 by theYarONE)
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Meeting with Yass

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PMP Certification Training In Odessa, Ukraine

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Tom Novy - TOM NOVY

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Will Jacobs Band

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Anthea - Anthea

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Interesting facts about this location

Odessa Philharmonic Theater

Odessa's Philharmonic Theatre is a theater in Odessa, Ukraine. The design resembles the Doge's Palace in Venice.

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Located at 46.48, 30.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1890s architecture, Buildings and structures in Odessa, Ukraine, Moorish Revival architecture, Theatres in Odessa, Ukraine, Visitor attractions in Odessa, Ukraine


Odessa, or Odesa, is the third largest city in Ukraine, with a population of 1,003,705. The city is a major seaport located on the northwestern shore of the Black Sea and the administrative center of the Odessa Oblast. The predecessor of Odessa, a small Tatar settlement, was founded by Hacı I Giray, the Khan of Crimea, in 1440 and originally named after him as "Hacıbey".

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Located at 46.48, 30.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1940s establishments, Aftermath of World War II, Black Sea, Cities in Odessa Oblast, Conspiracy theories, Former Russian and Soviet Navy bases, German veterans' organisations, Hero Cities of the Soviet Union, Historic Jewish communities, Historic Russian communities, Jewish Ukrainian history, Nazi SS, Nazis in South America, Nazism, Odessa, Populated coastal places in Ukraine, Port cities and towns in Ukraine, Seaside resorts in Ukraine, Secret societies, Ukrainian Navy

Potemkin Stairs

The Potemkin Stairs (Ukrainian: Потьомкінські сходи, Pot’omkins’ki Skhоdy, Russian: Потёмкинская лестница, Potyomkinskaya lestnitsa), is a giant stairway in Odessa, Ukraine. The stairs are considered a formal entrance into the city from the direction of the sea and are the best known symbol of Odessa. Officially known today as the Primorsky Stairs, they were originally known as the Boulevard steps, the Giant Staircase, or the Richelieu steps.

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Located at 46.48, 30.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1825 establishments in Russia, Buildings and structures completed in 1841, Buildings and structures in Odessa, Ukraine, Buildings and structures of the 1905 Russian Revolution, Landmarks in Ukraine, Stairways, Visitor attractions in Odessa, Ukraine

1941 Odessa massacre

The Odessa massacre is the name given to the mass murder of Jews in Odessa and surrounding towns in Transnistria during the autumn of 1941 and winter of 1942 while under Romanian control.

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Located at 46.48, 30.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1941 in the Soviet Union, Einsatzgruppen, Holocaust antisemitic attacks and incidents, Mass murder in 1941, Massacres in Ukraine, Massacres in the Soviet Union, Odessa, Romania–Soviet Union relations, The Holocaust in Transnistria, The Holocaust in Ukraine, War crimes

Arcadia Beach

For the Oregon Arcadia Beach, see Arcadia Beach (Oregon). Arcadia beach (Arkadia, Arkadiya) Playazh Arkadiya is Odessa, Ukraine's most famous beach. The beach was named after a mountainous district in Greece, which was known as the home of pastoral villagers. The founders of Odessa chose this name for this area in the hopes it would help make is a success as a holiday resort. It worked, today Arcadia is the most popular beach, health resort, and summer nightspot in Odessa.

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Located at 46.48, 30.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Beaches of Ukraine, Black Sea, Geography of Odessa Oblast, Odessa, Visitor attractions in Odessa, Ukraine