Where On Google Earth?

The Online Geography Game

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.

stralsund

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

marienkirche

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.

Right answers this week from:

  • hhgygy
  • Milosh, Serbia
  • Javier Abadia
  • David Kozina
  • Max_Power
  • Chris Nason

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  • Andy McConnell
  • Andy M, USA
  • José Miguel Díaz
  • Sarah G
  • Steve Jaycocks
  • lardarz

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