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Moudania is a former municipality in Chalkidiki, Greece, named after Mudanya in present Turkey. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Nea Propontida, of which it is a municipal unit. Population 17,032. The seat of the municipality was in Nea Moudania. The area is a popular tourist resort for people from Thessaloniki.
- also known as Moudania, Greece
- part of Greece, Chalkidiki
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by Edwin De Leon
Moudania is a well-built, thriving-looking town of several thousand inhabitants, chiefly Greek, and enjoys a considerable trade. The houses are well built, and the new hotel of considerable pretensions, and apparently very comfortable. Before getting into the town, and en route for Broussa however, you must run the gauntlet of passport inspection, as well as of examination of luggage— which four hours previously passed through the Constantinople Custom House ; and your Turkish ...
by Edward Ledwich Mitford
Moudania is a dirty little trading town of one street, running parallel and close to the water's edge ; it is mostly built of loose stones without cement. We had now to arrange our future route and plan of proceeding. In the first place we resolved, as a general rule, to take no guides, but to " wander at our own sweet will," finding our way by map and compass, with the assistance of inquiry as opportunity offered. In the next place, to avoid as much as possible the main post-roads, as being ...
by Joseph Emerson Worcester
Moudania, &c. see JMudania, &c.
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
the South-Western extremity of the gulf, and 'three leagues from it, is Mudá- Moudania, niyeh, (Myriaca, or Apamea,) the landing-place for "... *- vessels from Constantinople, famous for its figs and grapes. Its modern name, spelt Muntania ( Movvavia) by the Greeks, may, possibly, be derived from the Italian Montagna, and have been given to it by a Genoese colony. About ten miles to the West of Múdániah is ...
Dictionary of Geography, Descriptive, Physical, Statistical, and Historical, Forming a Complete General Gazetteer of the World (1853)
by Alexander Keith Johnston
MoUDANIA, a large straggling vill., Asia Minor, ora, ...
Encyclopaedia Britannica0 (1875)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature. Ath - Boi
The next, known in ancient times as the Gulf of Cius, now called the Gulf of Moudania or Gemlik, extends to about 25 miles. At its extremity is situated the small town of Gemlik, on the site of the ancient Cius, at the mouth of a valley, through which it communicated with the inland lake of Isnik, on which was situated the flourishing city of Nicaea. According to the general testimony of ancient authors (Herodotus, Xenophon, Strabo, &c.), the Bithynians were a tribe of Thracian origin who had ...
Encyclopaedia Britannica (1891)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature
The next, known in ancient timesas the Gulf of Cius, now called the Gulf of Moudania or Gemlik, extends to about 25 miles. At its extremity is situated the small town of Gemlik, on the site of the ancient Cius, at the mouth of a valley, through which it communicated with the inland lake of Isnik, on which was situated the flourishing city of N iczca. According to the general testimony of ancient authors (Herodotus, XenophonI Strabo, Arc ), the 'Bitliynians were a tribe of Thracian origin who ...
Encyclopaedia Londinensis (1819)
Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending, Under One General Alphabetical Arrangement, All the Words and Substance of Every Kind of Dictionary Extant in the English Language ... Embellished by a ... Set of Copper-plate Engravings ... Compiled, Digested, and Arranged, by John Wilkes, of Milland House, in the County of Sussex
- MOUDANIA, &c. See, MUD AN1A, &c. MOUDO'N, a town of the Helvetian republic, which gives name to a bailiwick ...
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