Badenweiler, Germany

Badenweiler is a spa town in the district of Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald in Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany. It covers 13.02 sq km (5.03 sq mi) and has a population of 3,900 people (2012 estimate). More on Badenweiler Located on the western edge of the Black Forest, Badenweiler has drawn thousands of visitors annually to its warm mineral springs. Here, […]

Straubing, Germany

Straubing is a city in the administrative region of Lower Bavaria, on the eastern side of the state of Bavaria, Germany. It is probably best known as the venue of G├Ąubodenvolksfest. Held annually in August, this is the second largest fair in Bavaria after Munich’s Oktoberfest. Straubing covers 68 sq km (26 sq mi) and […]

Augsburg, Germany

Augsburg is a university town in southwestern Bavaria, Germany. It covers an area of 146.93 (56.73 sq mi) in the region of Swabia, and has a population of 265,000 (2011 estimate). Augsburg observes the Central European Time, which is an hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC+1), and two hours ahead during Daylight Saving Time […]

Magdeburg, Germany

Magdeburg is the capital of the state of Saxony-Anhalt in eastern Germany. Located on the river Elbe, it covers 201 sq km (78 sq mi) and has a population of 231,000 people (2012 estimate), narrowly surpassed by Halle which has 233,000 inhabitants. Magdeburg was founded by Charlemagne in AD 805 and was originally called Magadoburg, […]

Gardelegen, Germany

Gardelegen is a town in the district of Altmarkkreis Salzwedel, in the state of Saxony-Anhalt, in northern Germany. It covers 632 sq km (244 sq mi) and has a population of 24,000 people (2012 estimate). The history of Gardelegn goes back to the 10th century. It joined the Hanseatic League in 1358. After a period […]