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Romerberg

Romerberg is a municipality in the Rhein-Pfalz-Kreis, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the left bank of the Rhine, approximately 5 kilometres southwest of Speyer.

Rur Eifel

The Rur Eifel lies in the district of Duren in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, and is a local recreation area from the regions of Cologne, Aachen, Dusseldorf, Krefeld, Monchengladbach and Bonn. Its name comes from the river Rur and th ...

Ruschberg

Ruschberg is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Birkenfeld district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Baumholder, whose seat is in the ...

Ruwer/Eitelsbach

Ruwer/Eitelsbach is a quarter of Trier, Germany. Eitelsbach was a small village at the Ruwer river in Germanys Mosel region and famous for the wine estate Karthauserhof and the associated vineyard Karthauserhofberg, which means "Carthusians Hill" ...

Schallodenbach

The local council is made up of 13 councilmen and women including the mayor. An annual village celebration event is held at the end of each September in Schallodenbach.

Schauren, Cochem-Zell

Schauren is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Cochem-Zell district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Zell, whose seat is in the munic ...

Schifferstadt

Schifferstadt is a town in the Rhein-Pfalz-Kreis, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. If not including Ludwigshafen, Schifferstadt is the only urban municipality in the Rhein-Pfalz-Kreis. It is situated approximately 12 km southwest of Ludwigshafen ...

Schmitt, Germany

Schmitt is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Cochem-Zell district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Ulmen, whose seat is in the like- ...

Schneckenhausen

Schneckenhausen lies 11 km 7 mi north of Kaiserslautern at the spring of the Odenbach, which flows for around 22 km 14 mi before joining the Glan River. The community belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde regional administrative body Otterbach-Otterber ...

Schneifel

The Schneifel is a range of low mountains, up to 699.1 m above sea level, in the western part of the Eifel in Germany, near the Belgian border. It runs from Brandscheid near Prum in a northeasterly direction to Ormont. The name Schneifel has noth ...

Schonborn, Rhein-Hunsruck

Schonborn is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Rhein-Hunsruck-Kreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde Simmern-Rheinbollen, whose seat is ...

Schopp

The place was first mentioned in documents in 1345. In the Middle Ages Schopp, together with Waldfischbach, Geiselberg, Schmalenberg and Heltersberg, was under the cloister Hornbach. With the secularization of the monastery in 1557, the places ca ...

Schwall

Schwall is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Rhein-Hunsruck-Kreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde Hunsruck-Mittelrhein, whose seat is ...

Spesenroth

Spesenroth is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Rhein-Hunsruck-Kreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Kastellaun, whose seat is in t ...

Steinbach, Rhein-Hunsruck

Steinbach is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Rhein-Hunsruck-Kreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde Simmern-Rheinbollen, whose seat is ...

Steinweiler

Steinweiler was first created in 968 and was officially given the name "Steinweiler" in 1585. The oldest house in the village dates back to 1724; some others were built in the 1780s and 1790s. There is a column called the "Napoleons Column" which ...

Thorlingen

Thorlingen is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Rhein-Hunsruck-Kreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde Hunsruck-Mittelrhein, whose seat ...

Tiefenthal

Tiefenthal is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Bad Durkheim district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

Urschmitt

Urschmitt is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Cochem-Zell district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Ulmen, whose seat is in the lik ...

Vollmersweiler

The village is located in the southern Palatinate between Karlsruhe and Landau. Since 1972 the community has belonged to the Kandel municipal association, whose administrative headquarters is in the town of Kandel.

Wagenhausen, Rhineland-Palatinate

Wagenhausen is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Cochem-Zell district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Ulmen, whose seat is in the l ...

Walhausen

Walhausen is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Cochem-Zell district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Zell, whose seat is in the muni ...

Weiden, Rhineland-Palatinate

Weiden is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Birkenfeld district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde Herrstein-Rhaunen, whose seat is in He ...

Weingarten, Rhineland-Palatinate

Weingarten is one of the oldest settlements in Vorderpfalz the eastern part of Pfalz that lies in the Rhine valley. It is mentioned in the records of Lorsch in 771. The nobels of Weingarten lived in the SchloSberg starting in 1226. It was destroy ...

Wickenrodt

Wickenrodt is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Birkenfeld district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde Herrstein-Rhaunen, whose seat is i ...

Wissembourg Gap

The Wissembourg Gap is a corridor of open terrain approximately six kilometres wide that is situated between the hills of the Palatinate Forest and the Bienwald on the Franco-German border. The gap is dominated by the town of Wissembourg, Alsace, ...

Wolfstein (Verbandsgemeinde)

Wolfstein is a former Verbandsgemeinde in the district of Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. The seat of the Verbandsgemeinde was in Wolfstein. On 1 July 2014 it merged into the new Verbandsgemeinde Lauterecken-Wolfstein. The Verbandsgemeinde ...

Wollmerath

Wollmerath is an Ortsgemeinde – a municipality belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde, a kind of collective municipality – in the Cochem-Zell district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Ulmen, whose seat is in the li ...

Worth am Rhein

Worth am Rhein is a town in the southernmost part of the district of Germersheim, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated on the left bank of the Rhine, approx. 10 km west of the city centre of Karlsruhe and just north of the German-Fren ...

Beckingen

Beckingen is a municipality in the Merzig-Wadern district in Saarland, Germany. It is situated on the river Saar, approximately 7 km southeast of Merzig and 30 km northwest of Saarbrucken. It was created on January 1, 1974 as part of the territor ...

Berus

Berus is a village in the municipality of Uberherrn in the district of Saarlouis, Saarland, southwestern Germany. Until December 1973, Berus was a municipality of its own.

Bexbach

Bexbach is a town in the Saarpfalz district, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated on the river Blies, approximatively 6 km east of Neunkirchen, and 25 km northeast of Saarbrucken. The Saarlandisches Bergbaumuseum is located in the town.

Blieskastel

Blieskastel l") is a city in the Saarpfalz district, in Saarland, Germany which is divided into villages. It is situated on the river Blies, approximately 10 kilometres southwest of Homburg, 8 km west of Zweibrucken, and 20 km east of Saarbrucken.

Botanischer Garten der Universitat des Saarlandes

As of April 1, 2016 the garden has closed. The Botanischer Garten der Universitat des Saarlandes 2.5 hectares is a botanical garden maintained by Saarland University. It is located on the university campus in Saarbrucken, Saarland, Germany, and i ...

Dudweiler

Dudweiler is a borough of Saarbrucken, on the Sulzbach creek. In 977, Dudweiler was first mentioned in official documents of German Emperor Otto II as the location of a chapel. Dudweiler received town privileges on 12 September 1962. In 1974 it w ...

Illingen, Saarland

Illingen is a municipality in the district of Neunkirchen, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated approximately 10 km northwest of Neunkirchen, and 17 km northeast of Saarbrucken.

Kirkel

Kirkel is a municipality in the Saarpfalz district in Saarland, Germany. It is situated approximatively 8 km southeast of Neunkirchen, and 20 km east/northeast of Saarbrucken.

Lebach

Lebach is a town in the district of Saarlouis, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated approximately 15 km northeast of Saarlouis, and 20 km north of Saarbrucken. As of 2012, its population was 19.456.

Losheim am See

Losheim am See is a municipality in the district Merzig-Wadern, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated on the southern ridge of the Hunsruck, approximately 10 kilometers northeast of Merzig, and 35 kilometers northwest of Saarbrucken. In 1974 a res ...

Malstatt-Burbach

Malstatt-Burbach joined the former Saarbrucken and Sankt Johann to form the present city of Saarbrucken in 1909. Malstatt received municipal rights in 1321. These, however, were afterwards resigned to the newer town of Saarbrucken, and in 1818 Ma ...

Marpingen

Marpingen is a municipality in the district of Sankt Wendel, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated approximately 8 km west of Sankt Wendel, and 25 km north of Saarbrucken. The municipality contains the urban areas Marpingen, Urexweiler, Alsweiler ...

Merzig

Merzig is the capital of the district Merzig-Wadern, in Saarland, Germany with about 30.000 inhabitants in 17 municipalities on 108 km ². It is situated on the river Saar, approx. 35 km south of Trier, and 35 km northwest of Saarbrucken.

Namborn

Namborn is a municipality in the district of Sankt Wendel, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated approximately 7 km north of Sankt Wendel, and 25 km southwest of Idar-Oberstein. It is approximately 40 km northeast of Saarbrucken on highway B 41 an ...

Ottweiler

Ottweiler is a municipality, former seat of the district of Neunkirchen, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated on the river Blies, approx. 7 km north of Neunkirchen, and 25 km northeast of Saarbrucken.

Quierschied

Quierschied is a municipality in the district of Saarbrucken, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated approximately 11 km northeast of the city Saarbrucken.

Rehlingen-Siersburg

Rehlingen-Siersburg is a municipality in the district of Saarlouis, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated on the river Saar, approx. 8 km northwest of Saarlouis, and 30 km northwest of Saarbrucken.

Sankt Ingbert

St. Ingbert is a town in the Saarpfalz district in Saarland, Germany with a population of 37.361. It is situated approximately 10 km north-east of Saarbrucken and 10 km south-west of Neunkirchen.

Schmelz

Schmelz is a municipality in the district of Saarlouis, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated approximately 15 km northeast of Saarlouis, and 25 km northwest of Saarbrucken. The town of Schmelz which translates to Glaze is made of six municipaliti ...

Sulzbach, Saarland

Sulzbach is a town and a municipality in the district of Saarbrucken, in Saarland, Germany with a population of 16.215. It is situated approximately 10 km northeast of Saarbrucken. Following reforms of the regional government in 1974, Schnappach, ...

Volklingen

Volklingen is a town in the district of Saarbrucken, in Saarland, Germany. It is situated on the river Saar, approx. 10 km west of Saarbrucken, and directly borders France. The town is known for its industrial past, the Volklinger Hutte ironworks ...