Where the burning steppe meets the cold sea, and shy Inhul pays tribute to the majestic Southern Bug, is Nikolaev – the city patron of sailors.
In just 200 years, this is an amazing place to be reincarnated from the desert steppe into a thriving metropolis shipbuilders. Actually, the so-called “Shipyard on Ingul” laid Gregory Potemkin Tauride was named in honor of Nikolaev benefactor of all seafarers, St. Nicholas.
Later Earl commanded to call the city Nikolaev in honor of the capture of the fortress Ochakov belonging to the Turks, the day of St. Nicholas.
Nikolayev was not just a city in which the ships were built. That’s quite a long time was the headquarters of the Black Sea fleet, and by the late 19th century, Nicholas was the third port in the country in terms of foreign trade.
Shipbuilding and fleet was completely subordinated to the life of the city Nikolaev. It is worth noting that the first ship launched on Odessa, was called “Saint Nicholas.”
The first hotel Nikolaev was organized in 1865, the same year opened trading port for foreign ships.
June 15, 1902 left the harbor of one of the most powerful ships of the Black Sea Fleet – battleship “Potemkin”.
Since July 14, 1905 battleship mutinied, and the workers have supported the rebels Nikolaev sailors, it was all over global skirmishes with the district authorities.
During the revolution of 1917, Nicholas received the name of “Peter reddish Ukraine.”
Mykolaiv city survived the occupation of the Nazis during World War II, but recovered successfully. He lived through the years of perestroika and …
But back in our day.
At the moment, Nikolaev – Ukraine’s main shipbuilding metropolis.
Like any city, Nikolaev has its spirit, its own spirit – a spirit of adventure, the spirit of the sea, which can be felt including without leaving the hotel Nikolaev.
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