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Walldorf (Baden Wurttemberg)

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.
Walldorf is a town in the Rhein Neckar Kreis of Baden Wurttemberg in Germany with a population of 14,445 inhabitants. Baden Wurttemberg is a state of the federal republic of Germany in the southwestern part of the country to the east of the Upper Rhine. It is third largest in both area and population among the country's sixteen states, with an area of 35,742 square kilometers and 10.7 million inhabitants. The state capital is Stuttgart.
Walldorf is currently best known as the city that headquarters the software company SAP that is SystemanalyseandProgrammentwicklung, but it is also the hometown of John Jacob Astor. Several of Astor's descendants in the Astor family include the Americanized version Waldorf in their names. The name of the train station is Wiesloch Walldorf. Walldorf is most famous for its white asparagus, which one can enjoy in the months of April through June. John Jacob Astor, born in Walldorf, at the time of his death the wealthiest man in the United States.

Walldorf, justifiably so, enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers, and is one of the most visited place. It is also said the place of best geographical environment and can trace its origins back to prehistoric times.

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