Sochi is farther south than Monaco, at about the same latitude as The Bahamas.
Now, here’s the kicker – Sochi is located in the Krasnodarsk Region of Southern Russia. I’ll say that again. It’s in Russia… …7,8,9,10. If that didn’t cause your brain to explode, this might –
Sochi is the Host City for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games:
How awesome is that? In Russia during February – spend the day competing in winter sports, and spend the night in a sub tropical city! That’s the way to do winter!
Who else wants to go?