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Straelen (North Rhine-Westphalia)

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.
Straelen is a city and a municipality in the district of Cleves in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated near the border with the Netherlands, approximately 10 kilometers north-east of Venlo. North Rhine-Westphalia is in terms of population and economic output, is the biggest Federal State of Germany. North Rhine-Westphalia has over 18 million inhabitants, and comprises a land area of 34,083 square kilometers. North Rhine-Westphalia is located in the Western part of Germany and shares borders with Belgium and the Netherlands. The capital city is Dusseldorf; other major cities are Cologne, Essen, Dortmund, Duisburg, Bielefeld, Bonn, Bochum, Munster and Wuppertal.
Straelen is an attractive city with natural beauty and historical places, while traveling in Germany. 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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