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A journey through Germany
Germany • • • Population: 81. 8 million Area: 357 021 km² Currency: Euro (€) Chancellor: Angela Merkel Capital: Berlin
KÖLN State: North Rhine-Westphalia Population: 1, 007, 119 Area: 405. 15 km² Football: 1. FC Köln play in the Bundesliga, the top league of German football. Cologne Cathedral: Work recommenced in the 19 th century and was completed, to the original plan, in 1880. It is 144. 5 metres (474 ft) long, 86. 5 m (284 ft) wide and its towers are approximately 157 m (515 ft) tall.
MÜNCHEN State: Bavaria Population: 1, 353, 186 Area: 310. 43 km² Oktoberfest: Oktoberfest, or Wiesn, is a 16 -day festival held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany, running from late September to the first weekend in October. It is one of the most famous events in Germany and is the world's largest fair, with more than 5 million people attending every year.
HAMBURG Population: 1. 799. 144 Area: 755, 264 km² Port of Hamburg: The Port of Hamburg is a port in Hamburg, Germany, on the river Elbe. The harbour is located 110 kilometres from the mouth of the Elbe into the North Sea.
NIEDERSACHSEN (Lower Saxony) Population: 7, 920 Mio. Area: 47. 634, 90 km² The capital city is Hannover After Bavaria Lower Saxony is the second largest state in Germany.
Hannover State: Lower Saxony Population: 522, 686 Area : 204. 01 km² Each year there are big exhibitions (fairs) in Hanover. There are no rules for certain themes. Always something new.
BRAUNSCHWEIG State: Lower Saxony Population: 248. 867 Area: 192, 13 km² Football: Eintracht Braunschweig plays in the second Bundesliga. In Brunswick is a very colored house. It was designed by James Rizzi.
SALZGITTER State: Lower Saxony Population: 102. 394 Area: 223, 91 km² Salzgitter AG: The Salzgitter AG is a German steel company based in Salzgitter. It’s one of the biggest steel companies of the world. Salzgitter consists of 31 suburbs.
Goslar State: Lower Saxony Population: 40. 989 Area: 92, 57 km² Every year there is a Christmas market in Goslar. A special highlight is the Christmas forest. Everywhere there are pine trees with lighting chains and small stalls for drinks like mulled wine and hot chocolate. There are many stalls with handmade items. For example, clothing, things for the kitchen, jewelery, candles, wooden angels and much more. Always beautiful to watch and enjoy.
Baddeckenstedt • The „Samtgemeinde“ Baddeckenstedt consists of 18 villages with a population of 10. 500. • It belonges to the city of Wolfenbüttel.
Photos of our school surrounding
The castle of Oelber
In the castle of Oelber am weißen Wege, there are yearly events like a Christmas market, Knight-games and a marriage-fair.