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Like almost no other German city, Dortmund has seen enormous change in recent years. The former "steel city" developed into a modern and cosmopolitan metropolis, acquiring renown all across Europe as an innovative location for technological development.
But the biggest city in the Ruhr Valley also scores with a wide range of possibilities in the cultural and sporting sector, with extensive greens and a high quality of life.
Take the whole family on an outing to Dortmund – what a great idea! Even young tourists can find a load of activities that are sure to please. What about travelling back in time to the Ice Age? Perhaps a visit to Walter the orang-utan or Sandra, the giant anteater? The largest tepee in the world is also surely a great destination.
Everyone knows the BVB. And that’s a good thing! However, Dortmund has much more sports to offer than football. There are unlimited opportunities to participate in athletics here.
Culture enthusiasts will revel in Dortmund. Be awed by virtuoso concerts. Experience incredible intensity at the theatre. Discover the media art of the future. Dive into a world of coal, coke, and collegiality.
Business travellers will find everything they need in Dortmund for effective and successful work. Surrounded by one of the densest European motorway networks, with several airports, hourly ICE, IC, and EC trains, as well as excellent public transportation, Dortmund is at the centre of fast connections.
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Once upon a time Dortmund was a large and respected Hanseatic city. Once a year, the city recall the past back to memory. From 30th October to 3rd November, the City between "Alter Markt" and "Kleppingstraße" is restored to its golden age in the 14th century.
Knights, jugglers, musicians and retailers offer a colorful spectacle for the whole family. But not just showmen will visit the city. In the "crafts alley", visitors experience under which conditions hardships blacksmith, carpenter and clay builders had worked and can lend a hand. However the retailers of the "witches alley" offer all kinds of culinary delicacies of the Middle Ages. More crafts and customs will be seen who saunters over the Westphalian farmers market.
Picture: Dortmund-Agentur / Stefanie Kleemann
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