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Zittau is located near the confluence of the Mandau and the Neisse, close to the Czech and Poland frontier, and marks together with Görlitz Germany's easternmost point. The town houses a lot of educational institutions like the University Görlitz-Zittau where my brother studies. That's why I visit this town quite frequently.
The town is surrounded by vast forests (Zittauer Gebirge) spotted with nice castles. From a higher building, like the chruch of St. John, you have a great panoramic view and get a look on one of the main income sectors - lignite mining.

  • Last visit to Zittau: Sep 2004
  • Intro Updated Sep 25, 2004
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  • matcrazy1's Profile Photo
    Feb 12, 2005 at 10:17 AM

    Next your interesting page. Weberkirche (Weaver's Church) looks very unique! Haha, you drove through Poland... Soon, there will be no border ID check-up (in Poland probably in 2007).

  • shrimp56's Profile Photo
    Jan 9, 2005 at 8:37 AM

    Well as usual you have it covered from A to Zittau :))) How about a closeup of that weathervane for us next time???

  • tini58de's Profile Photo
    Nov 4, 2004 at 4:43 AM

    Lovely town - thanks for sharing it with us!!

  • Henkster's Profile Photo
    Oct 4, 2004 at 4:39 AM

    schaut ja interessant aus, die Altstadt!

  • pepples46's Profile Photo
    Sep 25, 2004 at 12:47 AM

    Chris, durch Dich lerne ich soviel ueber Deutschland, wunderschoene Seite, merci, thank you, Dankeschoen!

  • globetrott's Profile Photo
    Sep 23, 2004 at 2:51 PM

    great infos and lovely pics , Christian !

  • Sep 22, 2004 at 11:52 PM

    beautiful town and so many interesting places. View from St.JohannisKirche is wonderful.

  • kazander's Profile Photo
    Sep 22, 2004 at 11:39 AM

    Hi Christian, great page. This town is so picturesque!

  • german_eagle's Profile Photo
    Sep 18, 2004 at 2:32 AM

    Das ist ja schon mal ein schönes Bild für den Anfang (wo ist das Bier? :-) ) Hoffe bald mehr zu sehen!!

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