Messenia or Messinia is a regional unit in the southwestern part of the region, in . Until the implementation of the Kallikratis plan on 1 January 2011, Messenia was a prefecture covering the same territory.

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is the main city and port of Messenia region, in the southwestern part of , . Photo: macrolepis, CC BY 3.0.

, historically also known as Navarino, is a town and a former municipality in Messenia, , .

or Corone is a town and a former municipality in Messenia, , . Photo: Kris Sliver, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Beach is a popular beach in Messinia in the Mediterranean area. Photo: , CC BY-SA 3.0.


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