16 October, 2007

Der Rhein Map Postcard

Another German map postcard bought in an antique shop - Der Rhein, Von Koblenz Bis Koln (The Rhine, From Koblenz Until Cologne). It shows the River Rhein with names of cities along its banks.

The Rhine Map Postcard

The Rhine (German: Rhein) is one of the longest and most important rivers in Europe at 1,320 kilometres (820 mi). The Rhine is the longest river in Germany. Koblenz is a city situated on both banks of the Rhine. Cologne (German: Köln) is Germany's fourth-largest city after Berlin, Hamburg and Munich, and lies on the Rhine.

Places/Cities included on the map:
-Koln (Cologne)
-Rheinpartie am Drachenfels (
Rhine View at Drachenfels)
-Bonn
-Konigswinter, Burgruine Drachenfels
-Bad Godesberg
-Linz
-Remagen
-Neuwied
-Koblenz, Deutsches ECK
-Festung Ehrenbreitstein

SOURCES:
Rhine Wikipedia Entry
Koblenz Wikipedia Entry
Cologne Wikipedia Entry

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