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Mylau (Saxony)

Germany or the Federal Republic of Germany is located in Central Europe with Berlin as its capital city. The German language was once the lingua franca of central, eastern and northern Europe. It is a member state of the United Nations, NATO, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, the G8, Group of 8, and the G4, Group of 4, nations, and is a founding member of the European Union. It is the European Union's most populous and most economically powerful member state. Germany is one of the largest European economies and the third largest economy in the world in real terms.

Mylau is a town in the Vogtlandkreis district, a Landkreis or rural district in the southwest of the Free State of Saxony, the tenth-largest in area and sixth-largest in population among Germany's sixteen states, at the borders to Thuringia, Bavaria, and the Czech Republic. Its neighboring districts are, from south clockwise, Hof, Saale-Orla, Greiz, Zwickauer Land, Aue-Schwarzenberg. The urban district of Plauen is located in the center of the district.

Mylau is situated 6 kilometers southeast of Greiz, a town in Thuringia and capital of the district Greiz. Mylau is 20 kilometers southwest of Zwickau, a city of Germany, in the Bundesland Saxony or Sachsen, situated in a valley at the foot of the Erzgebirge, on the left bank of the Zwickauer Mulde, 130 kilometers or 82 miles southwest of Dresden, south of Leipzig and south west of Chemnitz.

Tourism in Germany has expanded since the end of World War II, and many tourists visit Germany to experience a sense of European history. The countryside exhibits a pastoral aura, while its cities exhibit both a modern and classical feel.

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