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Edessa in Macedonia (Northern Greece) – A naturally cool haven

Edessa in Macedonia (Northern Greece) – A naturally cool haven

Edessa in Macedonia (Northern Greece) : Mini-Amsterdam, criss-crossed by canals and aqueducts, can be dubbed a ‘water city’ By Haris Argyropoulos   According to the celebrated late novelist Menelaos Lountemis, Edessa, the main town in the border region of Pella, Macedonia, was “a stepping stone for God to the heavens.” Best known for its waterfalls, including Greece’s highest at 70 […]

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Edessa in Macedonia – Beautiful Landscapes of Greece

Edessa – The Greek paradise from the YouTube channel of perarist

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Macedonian Cities: Literary and Epigraphic Sources about the history of Ancient Edessa

Macedonian Cities: Literary and Epigraphic Sources about the history of Ancient Edessa

Photo: Edessacity.gr One of the most important cities of Ancient Macedon was Edessa (Gr: Έδεσσα) , the ancient capital of the country. According to A. B. Tataki, ((J.N.Kalléris, Les Anciens Macédoniens I (Athens 1954) 117 n.2, 120 nn. 1-3, 315; according to him, ibid. 315, it recalls Greek rather than Phrygian or Thracian toponyms. Cf.F.Papazoglou, supra n. 3, 128 n. 20)) the […]

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