Neumünster, Germany

Neumünster is one of the major towns in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It has independent town status, meaning it is not part of a district or county. Neumünster covers 72 sq km (28 sq mi) and has a population of 77,000 people (2012 estimate). Neumünster was originally called Wippendorf, a village whose history can be traced to 1127. It […]

Frankfurt Am Main, Germany

Frankfurt am Main is a city by the river Main in central Germany. It is noted for being a major transportation as well as financial hub of the country. It is also an important trade show destination, hosting major events such as the Frankfurt Auto Show and the Frankfurt Book Fair. Frankfurt am Main skyline […]

Stendal, Germany

Stendalis a town in the state of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is regarded as the unofficial capital of the Altmark region which covers a third of northern Saxony-Anhalt. The town covers 268 sq km (103 sq mi) and has a population of 42,000 people (2012 estimate). Stendal is regarded as the Cradle of Prussia, as Otto […]

Lubeck, Germany

Lübeck is the second biggest city in the state of Schleswig-Holstein in Germany. It covers 214.13 sq km (82.68 sq mi) and has a population of 210,000 (2011 estimate). The city is situated on the river Trave. It has the biggest port in Germany facing the Baltic Sea. During the Middle Ages, Lübeck is regarded […]

Ingolstadt, Germany

Ingolstadt is a medium-sized city in Bavaria, Germany. Best known as the home of car manufacturer Audi, Ingolstadt also has its place in literature, being the setting for the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. More on Ingolstadt Ingolstadt is located on the banks of the Danube River. It covers 133.35 sq km (51.49 sq mi) […]