The magnificent appearance of the embankment was formed after the great Patriotic war. The city was destroyed so much that it was possible to form a practically new look. In fact, before that the Embankment was a trading area with lots of storerooms.
In spite of the fact that the plans for the reconstruction of the city were not realized in full measure, Rostov got a beautiful promenade area. Nowadays on the river Don there are steamers, on which you can fully enjoy the nature and the architecture of the left bank of the river.
A pleasant walk along the Embankment can give you a lot of impressions, there are a lot of snack-bars, restaurants, attractions. For longer vacation you can go to the Left Bank. There is a set of bases of rest and even yachts-clubs