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Meran a.k.a. Merano or Meran is a town and comune in South Tyrol, northern Italy. Generally best known for its spa resorts, it is located within a basin, surrounded by mountains standing up to 3,335 metres above sea level, at the entrance to the Passeier Valley and the Vinschgau. In the past, the town has been a popular place of residence for several scientists, literary people, and artists, including Franz Kafka, Ezra Pound, and Paul Lazarsfeld, who appreciated its mild climate.
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Good Health (1885)
Meran is a pretty village in the Tyrol. Grapes of the richest bloom and the most delicious flavor are to be seen whenever there is enough soil for the vine; they hang in purple bunches over all the hills, in every garden, round every cottage porch.
The Saturday Magazine (1844)
Meran is an ancient town of above two thousand inhabitants. It is situated on the right bank of the Adige, near the spot where it makes an abrupt turn, and receives the waters of the Passeyer brook. o: is thus placed at the junction of three ...
Bentley's Miscellany (1844)
by Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith
Meran is a charming spot, with its old churches, gateways, and arcade-sided streets. The situation is lovely—in an amphitheatre of mountains, whose sides are fringed with orchards, and with vineyards, and open out to the south, where the ...
Meran is a curious mixture of old and new. As a favourite Austrian health-resort, it has its Kurhaus, its promenade, and its band. In the old part of the town, on the other hand, the photographer will find a large number of subjects in the shape of ...
T. P.'s Weekly (1904)
Meran is a pleasant winter town, fairly cheap, and with £ of amusements. Pension terms £ rom about 7 kr. At this price you would get good accommodation at the ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1878)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes
Meran owes its high reputation as a resort for consumptive and nervous invalids to the purity of its air and its comparative immunity...
Meran enjoys three seasons , being also visited in spring for the whey-cure and in autumn for the grape-cure.
First edition, 2010 by LB Lokosang
meran n. f. s.: drunkenness. meran vi: to get drunk; ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
Meran. the empire and ...
by Encyclopaedia Perthensis
• MERAN, a trading town of Germany, in the Tirolesej OB the Adige; a miles ...
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- Meran Hotel
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- Therme Meran
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- Wilkommen in Meran
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- Alex Meran grabando sus primeras Canciones
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