Sochi's location between the Black sea and the mountains has created very comfortable climatic conditions: mountain peaks close the city from the cold north and east winds, and the sea warms the coast with warm moist air.
Sochi is famous as favorite place where Stalin loved to rest. Stalin's dacha STALIN'S DACHA – the former Summer Residence of the Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin. It's one of the few real-life relics left in Sochi from the communist times that still preserves the atmosphere of that era and locals still believe that the ghost of Stalin till nowadays lives there.
And if you prefer to ski, the modern resorts of Krasnaya Polyana are at your service. Krasnaya Polyana is a unique resort that hosted the Winter Olympic Games in 2014 and made Sochi known all other the world as one of the best places to spend the vacation.