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Mediaş (German: Mediasch, Hungarian: Medgyes, Transylvanian Saxon dialect: Medwishc) is the second largest city in Sibiu County, Transylvania, Romania.

Mediaş is located in the middle basin of Tārnava Mare River, at 39 km from Sighişoara and 41 km from Blaj. The health resort Bazna, officially recognized for the first time in 1302, is 18 km from Mediaş. The health resort offers mineral water springs, rich in salts, mineral mud and a special type of salt, called "Bazna salt". The distance between Mediaş and the county's residence Sibiu is 55 km.

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  • Copyright: Ileana Campean (ildicam) (63)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-08-28
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/9.0, 1/320 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2010-01-18 22:48
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