Wish Tree on the Slope of Mount Sokol

Wish Tree on the Slope of Mount Sokol

The big Sudak pine on the slope of Sokol Mountain (Falcon Mountain) in Novy Svet in the background of the mountain range in Sudak district. The tree is used by people who climb on the mount as an object of wishes and offerings. This type of trees in Sudak was called Stankevich pine by the name of famous Russian botanist who found and described it in 1906.

Photo #384 taken on August 31, 2015

Album: Mount Falcon (Kush-Kaya) in Novy Svet

Categories: Landscapes

Tags: #trees #Sudak Pine #Stankevich Pine #Sokol Mountain #mountains #landscapes #Novy Svet #Russia #Sudak #New World #Crimean Landscapes #nature #hiking #Mount Sokol #Crimea

Golitsyn Trail and Rocky Beach at the Cape Kapchik

Golitsyn Trail and Rocky Beach at the Cape Kapchik

View on the famous Golitsyn trail and rocky beach with small cave near settlement Novy Svet (New World) near the cape Kapchik.

Novy Svet (New World) settlement is the well-known resort in Sudak district, the South-eastern part of the Crimean Peninsula, Black Sea, Russian Federation, that boasts its beautiful landscapes, mountains, beaches and factory of sparkling vines established by Prince Lev Golitsyn in 1878.

Photo #150 taken on May 01, 2017

Album: Golitsyn Trail in Novy Svet

Categories: Landscapes

Tags: #Black Sea #Cape Kapchik #Crimea #Crimean #Golitsyn Trail #New World #Novy Svet #rocks #Rocky Beach #Russia #landscape #resort #sea #seashore #stones