San Stefano


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San Stefano

a village in NW Turkey, near Istanbul on the Sea of Marmara: scene of the signing (1878) of the treaty ending the Russo-Turkish War
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WELCOMING The spacious Villa Damianos is named after its owner, a Corfiot who runs the bar in San Stefano
According to one protester, the plan was for demonstrators to gather in different areas of the city, including Azarita and San Stefano, but police were able to prevent them from gathering in any large numbers.
According to reports, three massive waves smashed into the Louis Majesty at 4.30pm on Wednesday, 24 miles north east of Capo San Stefano. The ship was en route from Barcelona to Genoa.
Anyone planning a trip to Egypt this summer should head for Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria at San Stefano where the glamorous coastal resort entices visitors with a seasonal suite promotion.
The crooner became so tired and emotional in a restaurant in Porto San Stefano that he ended up murdering his own back catalogue.
Imitations of the more important shrines in Jerusalem sprang up in various places, like at the Monastery of San Stefano in Bologna.
The starting point is a street fight in Pistoia involving two knights of the Order of San Stefano, from leading Pistoiese families, on Holy Thursday 1578, as the more faithful were gathering indulgences and preparing to attend the bishop's washing-of-the feet ceremony in the Duomo.
This was the day in 1878 when the Treaty of San Stefano was signed.
The Russians defeated the Turks and, on March 3, 1878, forced upon them the Treaty of San Stefano, in which Turkish dominions in the Balkans were virtually dismantled and Russia dominated the peninsula instead.
Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria at San Stefano has appointed Till Klauss as the new hotel manager to oversee hotel operations.
You could win a four-night stay at Hurghada's Jaz Aquamarine, two nights at the Four Seasons Axandria San Stefano Egypt or one night at the Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino.