Stunning Sochi scenery Feb. 6 - Window to the Winter Games

Many have argued that Sochi, Russia was a poor choice for the Olympics. The weather might not be ideal but the sights of this coastal resort town are breathtaking. Catch the gorgeous views from around Sochi.

A biathlon athlete practices ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center on February 5, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

The ski jump is seen in Greece's Polychronidis' goggles as he prepares to jump during the men's ski jumping individual normal hill training event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor

The ski jump is seen in Greece's Nico Polychronidis' goggles as he prepares to jump during the men's ski jumping individual normal hill training event of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games, at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center in Rosa Khutor, February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach (RUSSIA - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT SKIING)

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SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 06: (EDITORS NOTE: Multiple exposures were combined in camera to produce this image.) A biathlete practices ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center on February 6, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

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SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 06: Valentin Cretu of Romania takes part in a men's luge training session ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Sanki Sliding Center on February 6, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Volunteers walk by giant welcome murals near the entrance to Olympic Park at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Bobsledder Pawel Mroz, right, and luger Karol Mikrut, both of Poland, do a handstand for a photograph on Rosa Peak, 2320 meters above sea level, at Rosa Khutor ski resort in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014

Bobsledder Pawel Mroz, right, and luger Karol Mikrut, both of Poland, do a handstand for a photograph on Rosa Peak, 2320 meters above sea level, at Rosa Khutor ski resort in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)

Sven Thorgren of Sweden competes in the Men's Slopestyle Qualification during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 6, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Germany's Felix Loch speeds down the track during a men's luge training at the Sanki sliding center in Rosa Khutor near Sochi

Germany's Felix Loch speeds down the track during a men's luge training at the Sanki sliding center in Rosa Khutor, a venue for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics near Sochi, February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT LUGE OLYMPICS)

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SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 06: Biathlete Laura Dahlmeier of Germany shoots during a training session ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center on February 6, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

A man photographs the sunset from a walkway at the Bolshoy Ice Dome at sunset, one day before opening ceremony, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. The (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Security personnel watch a practice run of a fountain show to music from "Swan Lake" on the perimeter of the Olympic cauldron in preparation for the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. The cauldron will be lit with the Olympic torch during Friday's opening ceremonies. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Colored lights illuminate housing just outside Olympic Park ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Photos of the day - February 6, 2014

Members of China's speed skating team practise at the Adler Arena ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 6, 2014. (REUTERS/Marko Djurica)

Elina Suyundikova, a dancer in the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, watches the sunset along the Black Sea while returning from a rehearsal on the eve of the performance and the games' official opening, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Sochi, Russia

Elina Suyundikova, a dancer in the 2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony, watches the sunset along the Black Sea while returning from a rehearsal on the eve of the performance and the games' official opening, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 06: Anais Bescond of France practices ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center on February 6, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

People are silhouetted by the light projected onto a fountain in front of the Olympic cauldron ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Sochi's opening show: Let Putin's games begin

Members of a Russian honor guard raise an Olympic flag during a welcoming ceremony at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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