As a rule, all travelers are trying to visit the advertised place. And what they are right, because, as a rule, there are all conditions for tourists, thought some hiking trails, infrastructure, etc. On the one hand interesting places to visit, due to their historical value, and on the other hand about the famous places is very much written and talked, that, of course, brings about changes in attitudes to travel.
It is quite another thing when you come to an unfamiliar city. City, who took first place in the lists of recommended for a visit. However, such sites can be very interesting and informative. Take, for example, the city of Mariupol ... It is not a metropolis, but it is one of ten Ukrainian cities in terms of population. But that does not diminish its historical and cultural value.
To understand the city and its inhabitants, of course, first of all it is necessary to refer to its history. So Mariupol was founded in the thousand seven hundred seventy-eighth year, then called Pavlovsk, but with the same name the city lived only a year and already in 1779 he wore modern name. The first settlers began Mariupol Greeks, who came in 1778 from the Crimean Khanate.
However, the history of this area from the date of founding of the city can be called a new story. For the reason that there are a lot of facts found supporting habitat of ancient people. Here it is found and investigated Parking Stone Age, Stone Age burial site discovered, and many mounds era of copper-bronze and many other proofs of our ancestors living off the coast of the Sea of Azov.
Today, the resort town of Mariupol has become one of the leading economic centers of Ukraine. It is no secret that many businesses are focused Metals and heavy engineering companies. All of this give