Bad Bevensen, Germany

Bad Bevensen is a small town in the district of Uelzen in Lower Saxony, Germany. Located to the east of the Lüneburg Heath, it covers 48.01 sq km (18.54 sq mi) and has a population of 8,600 people (2012 estimate). More on Bad Bevensen Bad Bevensen, as its name suggests, is a spa town. It […]

Plon, Germany

Plön is a town on the shore of the Great Plön Lake, the biggest lake in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. The surrounding landscape is dotted with smaller lakes as well. In the vicinity is the wooded lake district of Holstein Switzerland. Plön covers 37 sq km (12 sq mi) and has a population of 12,800 people (2012 […]

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 […]