The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a climatic health resort on the Southern Crimean Shore, 13 km west of Yalta (with which it is linked by highway). It has sanatoriums, houses of rest, guest houses, and a therapeutic beach.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.