The Ionian Sea (Greek: Ιόνιο Πέλαγος, Italian: Mar Ionio, Albanian: Deti Jon), is an elongated embayment of the Mediterranean Sea, south of the Adriatic Sea. It is bounded by southern Italy including Calabria, Sicily and the Salento peninsula to the west, southern Albania to the north, and west coast of Greece.
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Famous quotes containing the word sea:
“They that goe downe to th sea in ships:
Their busines there to doo
In waters great. The Lords work see,
Ith deep his wonders too.”
—Bible: Hebrew Psalm CVII (Bay Psalm Book)