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City in brief
Waiblingen, capital of the Rems-Murr-Kreis county, is a town of about 50,000 inhabitants. It is situated approx. 10 miles in the east of Stuttgart.
Waiblingen is famous for the global company "Stihl", which was founded in a suburb of Waiblingen called "Neustadt".
There is an anual festival in Waiblingen called "Waiblinger Altstadtfest", which attracts thousands of peoples from the immediate regions.
Waiblingen is a medieval town, founded around 885 a.D., and still has loads of artificats from then (e.g. timbered houses)
Landmarks of the town are;
- a watchtower from the 15th century built by Romans
- a town gate from 1300
- the well preserved city wall including its battlement
You might find pictures at http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waiblingen
August 11, 2006 new by brian2 (4 points)