- a seaport in SW Albania.
Also Vlo·re, Vlo·na [vloh-nuh] /ˈvloʊ nə/.
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Durres and Vlore were really established by the Greeks 2500 years ago.After the Rain
Vlore is a better natural port and is the terminus of the oil pipeline.
Other authorities confine the area to the mountains that are east of Vlore and south of the Vijose River.
A low coastal belt extends from the northern boundary southward to about Vlore.
A pipeline from the oilfields at Stalin (formerly Kucove) transmits the oil to the port of Vlore.
Vlon (Albanian ˈvlonə)
- a port in SW Albania, on the Bay of Vlorë: under Turkish rule from 1462 until Albanian independence was declared here in 1912. Pop: 124 000 (2006 est)Ancient name: Avlona Also called: Valona
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