Contest #165 answer: Stralsund, Germany

The Hansestadt Stralsund lies in Northern Germany, in the former DDR, near the Baltic Sea and was one of the oldest members of the Hanseatic League.


The Church, visible in the contest, is the Marienkirche (St. Mary’s Church) which was at some time the world’s tallest building.


Stralsund is the political home of Angela Merkel, the current Chancellor of Germany.

The historic centre of Stralsund is together with Hansestadt Wismar on the UNESCO World heritage list.

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