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Regensburg

Coat of arms
Regensburg   is located in Germany
Regensburg
Regensburg
Coordinates: 49°1′N 12°5′E / 49.017°N 12.083°E / 49.017; 12.083Coordinates: 49°1′N 12°5′E / 49.017°N 12.083°E / 49.017; 12.083
Kintra Germany
State
  1. default: Bavaria
Admin. region Upper Palatinate
Destrict Urban destrict
Subdivisions 18 destricts
Government
 • Laird Mayor Hans Schaidinger (CSU)
Area
 • Total 80.76 km2 (31.18 sq mi)
Elevation 326 - 471 m (−1,219 ft)
Population (2011-12-31)[1]
 • Total 136,577
 • Density 1,700/km2 (4,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 93001–93059
Diallin codes 0941
Vehicle registration R
Website www.regensburg.de
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Old Town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Regensburg
Kintra Germany
Type Cultural
Criterie ii, iii, iv
Reference 1155
UNESCO region Europe an North Americae
Inscription history
Inscription 2006 (30t Session)

Regensburg (German pronunciation: [ˈʁeːɡənsbʊɐ̯k]; historically an aa Ratisbon, frae Celtic Ratisbona, Laitin: Castra Regina) (fr. Ratisbonne) is a ceety in Bavarie, Germany, locatit at the confluence o the Danube an Regen rivers, at ane o the northrenmaist pynts o the Danube. Tae the east lies the Bavarie Forest. Regensburg is the caipital o the Bavarie admeenistrative region Upper Palatinate. The lairge medieval centre o the ceety is a UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid.

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Regensburg is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). 31 December 2011. 
  2. "Who is Aberdeen twinned with?". Aberdeen City Council. Retrieved 2008-03-02. 
  3. "National Commission for Decentralised cooperation". Délégation pour l’Action Extérieure des Collectivités Territoriales (Ministère des Affaires étrangères) (in French). Retrieved 2013-12-26.