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Schleswig-Holstein

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Schleswig-Holstein is the northernmost state of Germany. It borders Denmark and has coasts on both the North and Baltic Seas.

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Melldorf - a town in the Ditmarschen. The Ditmarschen is a flat land of mostly reclaimed land, with spectacular skies and lots of 'Ferien Wohnung'. It is a place where many Germans holiday and is a great place for a slice of Germany as the Germans live it. What's interesting in terms of history is that the Ditmarschen has not has a historical aristocracy, being a land of, usually well-to-do farmers.

Understand

Talk

German. Most people understand English. Many people from Denmark visit the Flensburg region for shopping, therefore it is possible also to speak Danish there.

The harbour of Puttgarden

Get in

The nearest international airport is in Hamburg. There are many boat services from Scandinavia. From the Danish Jutland you can get to Schleswig-Holstein by car.

Get around

The Kiel canal connecting the North Sea and the Baltic Sea

Meldorf Tourist Office Telefon: 04832/ 97 80-0 Fax: 04832/ 97 80-20

See

  • The old town of Lübeck
  • The North Sea coast
  • The Kiel canal

Do

Visit Ditmarschen and eat the fabulous seafood. Try Friedrichskoog for great fish restaurants.

Eat

Shrimp: in Büsum you can buy small boiled shrimp by the kilo. Spend a happy communal time peeling them and eat them on black bread, with a fried egg over the top. An excellent abend brot (dinner) or snack!

Drink

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