Vladivostok About city

Vladivostok was founded in 1860 as a military outpost of the Russian Empire in the Far East. The city is the final destination of the Trans-Siberian Railway, one of the largest seaports in the Far East and the main base of the Pacific Fleet of the Russian Navy. Vladivostok is the largest scientific and educational centre in the Far East region, including the Far Eastern Federal University and Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Science