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Heilbad Heiligenstadt (Thuringia)

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Germany is divided into 16 states which are further subdivided into 439 districts and cities. Germany is one of the largest European economy and the third largest economy in the world in real terms, placed behind the United States and Japan, and fifth behind the United States, China, India and Japan counted by purchasing power parity.
Heiligenstadt was first mentioned in 973. In 1227, the town received town rights from the archbishop of Mainz. In 1540 Heiligenstadt became the capital of Eichsfeld. Heilbad Heiligenstadt is a Thuringian town in the Eichsfeld. It is near three-state corners of Thuringia, Hesse and Lower Saxony. As a recognized spa town it offers cures based on brine. The Free State of Thuringia lies in central Germany and is among the smaller of the country's sixteen Bundeslander federal states, being eleventh in size with an area of 16,200 square kilometers and twelfth most populous with 2.45 million inhabitants.

Heiligenstadt is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in Germany. It is worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of Germany.

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