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The Caucasian Mineral Waters is an ideal place for recreation and medical treatment
both for businessmen and romantic tours lovers.
The Stavropol territory is a part of Russia and is situated in the center
of the North Caucasus, almost at an equal distance from the Black and Caspian
Seas. Its area is 66 thousand square kilometers, population is more than 2500000
people. The capital of this region is Stavropol.
Since ancient times the Sravropol area has been the crossroad of the world.
Its territory was crossed by the legendary Great Silk Way and many other trade
roads which connected the Mediterranean countries with ancient Russia, India
And up to now, the wealth and diversity of nature (from semi deserts to Alpine
landscapes), the mild climate (with the average temperature in summer +22 -
+25°C) the exceptionally pure air continue to attract numerous travelers
to this territory.
The mountain health resorts in the South of the Stavropol territory —
Pyatigorsk, Kislovodsk, Zheleznovodsk, Yessentuki, united by the name of the
Caucasian Mineral Waters (CMW), are especially popular.