Vogue recommends the Potemkin cocktail from Caroline Eden’s Black Sea cookbook: here.

Tim Whewell’s BBC series ‘On the Black Sea’ is available here.

Sebastian Rees writes about the Caucasus as a ‘hub for  Middle East trade, tourism and investment’, here.

An update in Azernews, on Black Sea logistics here.

A sailing log recording a voyage along the Bulgarian cost is here.

‘The slow cities of Turkey: Goynuk’: an article by Mirac Tapan from the Daily Sabah, available here.

A touristic (‘Frugal traveller) article, about Bulgaria’s coastline, from the New York Times is here.

Rossi writes about the attractions of Varna, here.

There’s an account of a ground-hopping trip to Ukraine here, with links to associated YouTube content — including a video of match day in Mykolaiv.