Messina

Messina is a port in the northeast corner of . Most visitors are passing through, on the 5-km ferry-crossing to mainland Italy. Although it dates to ancient times, Messina is modern and nondescript.
Photo: StefanoBarillà, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Fort
, also known as Castello del Santissimo Salvatore, is a fort in Messina, .

Tourist attraction
, also known as Castel Gonzaga, is a bastioned fort in Messina, . Photo: Simon Praud, Public domain.

Theatre
Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Museum
The is a museum of painting, sculpture and archaeology in the city of Messina. Photo: Sailko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Messina

Latitude
38.1938° or 38° 11' 37.5" north
Longitude
15.5542° or 15° 33' 15.1" east
Open Location Code
8FCQ5HV3+GM
Population
230,000
IATA airport code
QME
United Nations Location Code
IT MSN
Elevation
3 metres (10 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 67253701
Geo­Names ID
2524170
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Messina, Italië
  • Albanian: Mesina
  • Albanian: Messina
  • Ancient Greek (to 1453): Μεσσάνα
  • Ancient Greek (to 1453): Μεσσήνη
  • Ancient Greek (to 1453): ζάγκλον
  • Arabic: Messina
  • Arabic: مسينة
  • Arabic: ميسينا
  • Aragonese: Mecina
  • Armenian: Մեսինա
  • Asturian: Messina
  • Azerbaijani: Messina
  • Basque: Messina
  • Belarusian: Месіна
  • Belarusian: Мэсына
  • Bengali: মেজিনা
  • Bosnian: Messina
  • Breton: Messina
  • Bulgarian: Месина
  • Catalan: Messana
  • Catalan: Messina
  • Cebuano: Messina (kapital sa lalawigan)
  • Cebuano: Messina
  • Chechen: Мессина
  • Chinese: Messina
  • Chinese: 墨西拿
  • Chinese: 贊克勒
  • Chinese: 赞克勒
  • Chuvash: Мессина
  • Corsican: Messina
  • Cree: Messina
  • Croatian: Messina
  • Czech: Messina
  • Danish: Messina
  • Dutch: Messina
  • Egyptian Arabic: ميسينا
  • English: Messana
  • English: Missina
  • Esperanto: Mesino
  • Esperanto: Messina
  • Estonian: Messina
  • Finnish: Messina
  • French: Messine
  • Friulian: Messine
  • Galician: Messina
  • Georgian: მესინა
  • German: Messana
  • German: Messina
  • German: Zancle
  • German: Zankle
  • Greek: Μεσσήνη
  • Greek: Μεσσίνα
  • Gujarati: મેસિના
  • Hebrew: מסינה
  • Hindi: मेसिना
  • Hungarian: Messina
  • Icelandic: Messina
  • Inari Sami: Messina
  • Indonesian: Messina
  • Interlingue: Messina
  • Irish: Messina
  • Italian: Messina
  • Japanese: メッシーナ
  • Kannada: ಮೆಸ್ಸಿನಾ
  • Kazakh: Мессина
  • Korean: 메시나
  • Latin: Messana
  • Latin: Zancle
  • Latvian: Mesīna
  • Ligurian: Mescìnn-a
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Messina
  • Lithuanian: Mesina
  • Lombard: Mesina
  • Luxembourgish: Messina
  • Macedonian: Месина
  • Malay: Messina
  • Maltese: Messina
  • Marathi: मेसिना
  • Min Nan Chinese: Messina
  • Mingrelian: მესინა
  • Mongolian: Мессина
  • Neapolitan: Messina
  • Norwegian: Messina
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Messina
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Messina
  • Occitan (post 1500): Messina
  • Ossetian: Мессинæ
  • Persian: مسینا
  • Piemontese: Messin-a
  • Polish: Mesyna
  • Portuguese: Messina
  • Quechua: Messina
  • Romanian: Messina
  • Russian: Занкла
  • Russian: Мессина
  • Sanskrit: मेसिना
  • Sardinian: Messina
  • Scots: Messina
  • Serbian: Месина
  • Serbo-Croatian: Messina
  • Sicilian: Messina
  • Sicilian: Missina
  • Sinhala: මෙසීනා
  • Slovak: Messina
  • Slovenian: Messina
  • South Azerbaijani: مسینا
  • Spanish: Mesina
  • Spanish: Messina
  • Swahili: Messina
  • Swedish: Messina
  • Swiss German: Messina
  • Tagalog: Mesina
  • Tagalog: Messina
  • Tajik: Мессина
  • Tamil: மெஸீனா
  • Tatar: Мессина
  • Telugu: మెసీనా
  • Tetum: Messina
  • Thai: เมสซีนา
  • Tosk Albanian: Messina
  • Turkish: Messina
  • Turkmen: Messina
  • Twi: Messina
  • Ukrainian: Мессіна
  • Urdu: میسینا
  • Uzbek: Messina
  • Venetian: Mesina
  • Vietnamese: Messina
  • Volapük: Messina
  • Waray (Philippines): Messina
  • Welsh: Messina
  • Western Panjabi: میسینا
  • Wu Chinese: 墨西拿
  • Yue Chinese: 墨西拿

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