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Niemegk (Brandenburg)

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.

Niemegk is one of the popular destinations in Germany, and is well known for the quantity of cultural related attractions and monuments. It is a town in the Potsdam central Mark district of Brandenburg state and is situated almost 10 kilometers to the southeast of Belzig, and 23 kilometers north of Wittenberg. It is positioned at height of 84 meters above sea level and stretches over an area of 44.81 square kilometers. The town has a total population of 2,288 inhabitants and population density of 51 inhabitants per square kilometer as of September 2005 census.

Niemegk boasts many traces of its colonial past and enjoys peaceful lifestyle sheltered from the accelerated pace of the large cities. The town stood under the protection of the German knight medal, which possessed the Komturei Dahnsdorf since 1227. Initially, it was a heap village with the status castle marks, which 1228 municipal law acquired.
Niemegk is also marked by many historical attractions that include salient buildings of neoclassical, modernist, noucentrist and simply eclectic styles. These buildings stand from the year 1570 till the coming city hall from the late Renaissance, which carries typical courses and elements for Thuringian obersachischer Renaissance.

Presently, Niemegk experiences a boom with day tourists, owing to the clear air, town character with rich culture, high quality of life and conspicuously original history. The picturesque scenery, the majesty of nature, the slow pace of life, and the welcoming nature of its people also combine to make this region one of the most important tourist attractions in Germany.

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