Neumarkt i.d. Opf, Germany

Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, this is where the small village where I lived belong. It not really a very big place but you have all the things you need here. There are also lots of shops where you can buy all the things you need. This is where I also attended my German Language Course from 2006-2007.

I simply love this town. Sometimes when I feel bored, I just drive over here, walk around and even go shopping.

I am sharing some photos of Neumarkt..hope you have a little bit idea about the settings of this town. just keep reading and time to time, I will try my best to update this site to let you know more about Germany.

Have great day!!

I like the colourful buildings here in Neumarkt.
These buildings are restaurants, shops and stores where you can go shopping.
you can also see the tower of the Cathedral in Neumarkt..
hope to share more pictures of the Cathedral next time.

that white building with the watch is the Rathaus or Municipal hall of Neumarkt.

I am also sharing to you a bit about Neumarkt and its Geography..I guess this is to give you more infos and geographical location of this town…I consulted Wikipedia.org for this. Thanks a lot!!

Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz is the capital of the Neumarkt district in the administrative region of the Upper Palatinate, in Bavaria, Germany. With a population of about 40,000, Neumarkt is the seat of various projects, and acts as the economic and cultural center of the western Upper Palatinate, along with Nürnberg, Ingolstadt, and Regensburg.

Geography

Neumarkt lies on the western edge of the Franconian Jura, nestled in a valley. The municipal region reaches as far as the Bavarian Jura to the east. The Neumarkt valley drains to the north through the Schwarzach River, a tributary of the Regnitz, eventually flowing into the Main, and to the south through the Sulz, a tributary of the Altmühl, which eventually flows into the Danube. The Ludwig Canal cuts through the area from North to South, bridging the European water divide. The elevation varies from 406 meters on the Beckenmühle River to the north, to 595 meters in the vicinity of Fuchsberg; as a reference, the elevation of city hall is given as 423 meters.

The municipal region has an area of 73.09 km². The following municipalities, all of which belong to the Neumarkt district, border the district capital. They are named clockwise, beginning in the north: Berg, Pilsach, Velburg, Deining, Sengenthal, Berngau and Postbauer-Heng.

 

2 Responses to “Neumarkt i.d. Opf, Germany”

  1. Clarence Says:

    Hi, we were just there in November 09 for ommas birthday party and visit. I was stationed in Hohenfels and we still visit our friends near Neumarkt (Oberweissenknacker). We spent a few days in Munchen and were home again until march when we go to France.

  2. Clarence Says:

    Your website makes me happy inside. You appreciate a part of Germany few people know about. Much of who I am today is a result of places like Neumarkt, Regensburg,Munchen and Garmisch. Great place to grow older.

 

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