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Lorch (Hesse)

Germany is located in Central Europe and it shares borders with Denmark in the North, Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg and France in the West, Austria and Switzerland in the South and Poland and the Czech Republic in the East. The North Sea and the Baltic Sea represent additional National Borders in the North. The official language of Germany is German and Berlin is the capital. The climate is quite pleasant with almost all variety of seasonal flavors as temperate, marine, cool, cloudy, wet winters and summers, occasional warm, tropical foehn wind and high relative humidity.
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.
Lorch is a town in Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis. Rheingau-Taunus is a district in the west of Hesse, located in Germany. It is situated at the mouth of the Wisper and belongs to the Middle Rhine region. It is famous for its wine production. Culturally and politically, the people of Lorch feel that they are part of the Hessian Rheingau, as the township of Lorchhausen is the most northern community of the federal land of Rhineland-Palatinate.
In the Middle Ages, Lorch served as the northern cornerstone of Mainz facing towards the Rheingau. Its position at the border was quite unique in the years after the First World War, when Lorch was the capital of the Bottleneck Free State.

Lorch 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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