Magdeburg is an Elbe River cruise port in Germany. With a population of around 235,000, the city is the capital of Saxony-Anhalt and the state's 2nd largest (after Halle / Saale). Its total area is 200.95 km2 (77.59 ml2).
Magdeburg has two renown universities - Otto-von-Guericke and Magdeburg-Stendal (of Applied Sciences). Today, the city is a major industrial and trade centre, producing and exporting steel, chemical products, textiles, paper. Other major businesses are plant and mechanical engineering, ecotechnology, logistics, health management.
Among Magdeburg's landmarks and attractions are its Cathedral (Lutheran Cathedral of St Catherine and St Maurice, Germany's first Gothic church), Unser Lieben Frauen (former monastery / now museum), Johanniskirche, Magdeburger Reiter, Town Hall (Renaissance building), Landtag, Rotehorn-Park, Elbauenpark, Gruson-Gewachshäuser (botanical garden), Magdeburg Water Bridge (Europe's longest), Die Grune Zitadelle building.
Magdeburg is also famous for its Christmas market, an attraction for around 1.5 million visitors per year. Other events include the Stadtfest, Elbe in Flames, Europafest Magdeburg and Christopher Street Day.
Highlights: Gothic cathedral, Romanesque churches, Magdeburger Reiter
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