Situated immediately north-east of Constanþa, Mamaia is the biggest resort on the Romanian Black Sea Coast. It is especially designed for families with children. Warm climate, miles of sand beaches, ancient monuments, vineyards and modern resorts make it a major summer destination of Europe. Beaches, stretching from Mangalia to Mamaia, are dotted with fine resorts and hotels, and countless sports and entertainment facilities. Sports like snorkeling, scuba-diving and paragliding offer thrills from May to October. Expeditions to typical country villages, the ruins of the ancient Greek fortress of Histria, and the Danube Delta can be easily arranged.