Preveza, Greece



Category

Description

Preveza is a town in the region of Epirus, northwestern Greece, located at the mouth of the Ambracian Gulf. It is the capital of the regional unit of Preveza, which is part of the region of Epirus. The Aktio-Preveza Immersed Tunnel, the first and so far only undersea tunnel in Greece, was completed in 2002 and connects Preveza to Aktio in western Acarnania in the region of Aetolia-Acarnania. The ruins of the ancient city of Nicopolis lie 7km north of the city.Origin of the nameDespite the three different views, which have been put forward by the academic society on the origin of the navhe most accepted view is that Preveza means Passage, and that the word reached this form from the Slavic, through the Albanian language. The first view suggests that the naviginates from the Slavic word prěvozъ, which means passage. This view is adopted mainly by: Max Vasmer, Diogenis Chariton, Fyodor Uspensky, Ioannis Demaratos, Peter Soustal & Johannes Koder, Alexios G. Savvides, Elias Vasilas, Nikos D. Karabelas, Demosthenis A. Donos, and others. The second view suggests that the name originates from the old Albanian word prevëzë -za, which means paggage, transition, crossing over. This view is adopted mainly by: Petros Fourikis, Konstantinos Amantos, Max Vasmer, Peter Soustal & Johannes Koder, Alexis G.K. Savvides, Nikos D. Karableas, Demosthenis A. Donos, and others. The third view suggests that the word originates from the Italian word prevesione, which means provision, supply. This view was mainly adopted by Panagiotis Aravantinos.

Places Nearby

Apartment & Condo Building

To kastri
ΛΕΩΦΟΡΟΣ ΑΘΗΝΩΝ-ΘΕΣΠΡΩΤΙΚΟ, 48300 Thesprotikó, Preveza, Greece
Apartment & Condo Building, Hotel

Arts & Entertainment

Kolones , Kanali Prevezas
48100 Préveza, Greece
Arts & Entertainment, Barbecue Restaurant

Automotive, Aircraft, Boat

AUTO OTTO
48061 Loúros, Preveza, Greece
Automotive, Aircraft, Boat

Bakery

Φουρνος Καλλιγιαννακη
Χριστομιχάλη Ξυλούρη 29, Νέος Κόσμος, 713 04 Heraklion, Greece
Bakery, Candy Store, Cafe
Bakery Pantazis
Αχωροντος 77, PARGA
Bakery

Bar

Escape
Αρχάγγελος,Πρέβεζας, 48100 Zante, Zakinthos, Greece
Bar
La Piscine BEACH BAR
Παραλία Καναλίου, 48100 Préveza, Greece
Bar, Beach Resort
BARάκι
Αγειου Παντελεημονος 21, 48062 Kanalláki, Preveza, Greece
Bar

Barbecue Restaurant

Tsipoyradiko''h parea''
Λουρος, 48061 Préveza, Greece
Barbecue Restaurant, Family Style Restaurant

Cafe

Faros Cafe Bar, Vrachos Beach

Cafe, Bar
Vanilla Cafe Louros
Préveza, Greece
Cafe, Cafeteria
Cafe Bar La Modania
Neos Oropos, 48061 Néos Oropós, Preveza, Greece
Cafe, Bar, Internet Cafe

Cafeteria

Senso cafe
Κανάλι, 48100 Paralía Kanalíou, Preveza, Greece
Cafeteria, Dive Bar

City

Fanari, Preveza
Kanalláki, Preveza, Greece
City, Government Organization
Stefáni, Greece
Stefáni, Greece
City
Oropós, Preveza, Greece
Oropós, Preveza, Greece
City

Computer Repair Service

HTComputer
Acherontos 46, 48062 Kanalláki, Preveza, Greece
Computer Repair Service, Business Service, Professional Service

Diner

Agnanti CAFE
Ano Kotsanopoulo, 48061 Préveza, Greece
Diner, Bar & Grill, Cafeteria

Dive Bar

Το Καστρι
Ziros
Dive Bar
Senso Cafe
Κανάλι, 48100 Paralía Kanalíou, Preveza, Greece
Dive Bar, Cafe

Driving School

ΣΧΟΛΗ ΟΔΗΓΩΝ ΛΕΩΝΙΔΑΣ ΠΑΠΑΒΑΣΙΛΕΙΟΥ
κυπρου 1, 48062 Kanalláki, Preveza, Greece
Driving School, Professional Service, Sports & Recreation

Education

Κέντρο Ξένων Γλωσσών Τσίρας - Τσελίκης
Προφήτη Ηλία 11, 48061 Loúros, Preveza, Greece
Education

Farm

Βρυσουλα Πρέβεζας
Louros
Farm, Region, Home

Internet Cafe

Preveza, Greece

Internet Cafe, City

Landmark & Historical Place

Dance of Zalongo

Landmark & Historical Place

Local Business

Palaioxwri Mpotsari

Local Business
Vrachos-Loutsa-Beach, Greece
Loútsa, Preveza, Greece
Local Business
Deja Vu Cafe Bar
Θεσπρωτικό, 48300 Thesprotikón, Greece
Coffee Shop
Στεφάνη

Local Business
Στεφάνη platia.
Parga
Local Business
Σερζιανα

Fairground
To Steki Twn Athanatwn
Preveza
Cafeteria
Ζερμή(Βρυσούλα)

Local Business
Ανω Δεσποτικο
Parga
Mountain
Κ-Άντινα
Preveza
Food Truck
Ταβέρνα-Ψησταριά "Ο Σπύρος"
Κεντρική Πλατεία Καναλίου, 48100 Kanálion, Preveza, Greece
Food & Beverage
Κρανια,πρεβεζα

Region, Borough, Public & Government Services
Mojo Cafe , Kanali Prevezas
kanali, 48100 Zálongo, Preveza, Greece
Cafe

Locality

Νεος Ωρωπος

Locality, Historical Place

Mountain

Άνω Ράχη

Mountain

Region

Baltanési

Region, City
Παξοί Beach

Region, Beach

Residence

Παλαιοχώρι Μπότσαρη

Residence, Region, Farm

Restaurant

serafino fast food
48062 Kanalláki, Preveza, Greece
Greek Restaurant

School

Επά.Λ. Καναλακίου (Epal Kanalakiou)
Αγ. Τριάδας 75, 48062 Kanalláki, Preveza, Greece
School

Urban Farm

Προτυπος Μοναδα Γαλακτος

Urban Farm, Business Service, Region